Colorado Springs, Colorado Job Growth
There were 294,700 jobs in Colorado Springs, Colorado in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 341,660 employed persons for the month. Colorado Springs added 900 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 124 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Colorado Springs job growth to job growth in other cities.
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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 peaked in December 2018 at 295,700. Since then 1,000 jobs have been lost in Colorado Springs according to the employer survey. From a trough of 293,800 in January 2019, Colorado Springs has gained 900 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 348,228 for Colorado Springs in December 2018. 6,568 jobs have been lost in Colorado Springs since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Colorado Springs, Colorado Employment History