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Colorado Springs, Colorado Job Growth

There were 311,300 jobs in Colorado Springs, Colorado in April 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 355,182 employed persons for the month. Colorado Springs added 500 jobs in April 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,578 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Colorado Springs job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 311,300 +500 +11,600
CPS 355,182 +1,578 +15,112

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 April 2022 is at a new high of 311,300.

CPS employment in April 2022 for Colorado Springs is at a new high of 355,182.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2022

Colorado Springs, Colorado Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2022 311,300 500 355,182 1,578
March 2022 310,800 -200 353,604 1,727
February 2022 311,000 800 351,877 1,810
January 2022 310,200 1,800 350,067 2,222
December 2021 308,400 2,100 347,845 -73
November 2021 306,300 1,300 347,918 305
October 2021 305,000 800 347,613 1,222
September 2021 304,200 0 346,391 1,482
August 2021 304,200 1,300 344,909 1,433
July 2021 302,900 300 343,476 1,248
June 2021 302,600 1,600 342,228 1,045
May 2021 301,000 1,300 341,183 1,113