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Colorado Springs, Colorado Job Growth

There were 306,100 jobs in Colorado Springs, Colorado in November 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 350,457 employed persons for the month. Colorado Springs added 1,000 jobs in November 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,568 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Colorado Springs job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 306,100 +1,000 +14,000
CPS 350,457 +1,568 +11,738

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 November 2021 is at a new high of 306,100.

CPS employment in November 2021 for Colorado Springs is at a new high of 350,457.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2021

Colorado Springs, Colorado Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2021 306,100 1,000 350,457 1,568
October 2021 305,100 1,200 348,889 1,682
September 2021 303,900 200 347,207 1,490
August 2021 303,700 1,600 345,717 1,117
July 2021 302,100 2,600 344,600 805
June 2021 299,500 100 343,795 630
May 2021 299,400 2,300 343,165 1,282
April 2021 297,100 3,000 341,883 1,089
March 2021 294,100 1,600 340,794 218
February 2021 292,500 500 340,576 313
January 2021 292,000 4,500 340,263 767
December 2020 287,500 -4,600 339,496 777