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Colorado Springs, Colorado Job Growth

There were 291,300 jobs in Colorado Springs, Colorado in February 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 335,059 employed persons for the month. Colorado Springs added 1,100 jobs in February 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 3,724 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Colorado Springs job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 291,300 +1,100 +6,400
CPS 335,059 +3,724 +14,227

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Colorado Springs, Colorado Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Colorado Springs as measured by the CES and CPS surveys. To illustrate the trend, the 3 month moving average change in employment is shown in green.

CES Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month

CPS Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month

Total Employment for Colorado Springs, Colorado

CES employment for Colorado Springs in February 2018 is at a new high of 291,300.

CPS employment in February 2018 for Colorado Springs is at a new high of 335,059.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2018

Colorado Springs, Colorado Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2018 291,300 1,100 335,059 3,724
January 2018 290,200 900 331,335 1,102
December 2017 289,300 700 330,233 1,398
November 2017 288,600 -100 328,835 575
October 2017 288,700 1,000 328,260 -728
September 2017 287,700 400 328,988 1,327
August 2017 287,300 200 327,661 350
July 2017 287,100 500 327,311 1,440
June 2017 286,600 800 325,871 1,306
May 2017 285,800 100 324,565 -14
April 2017 285,700 -100 324,579 907
March 2017 285,800 900 323,672 2,840