Colorado Springs, Colorado Job Growth
There were 288,500 jobs in Colorado Springs, Colorado in July 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 328,916 employed persons for the month. Colorado Springs added 3,300 jobs in July 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 4,497 (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 February 2020 at 303,500. Since then 15,000 jobs have been lost in Colorado Springs according to the employer survey. From a trough of 267,500 in April 2020, Colorado Springs has gained 21,000 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 348,375 for Colorado Springs in February 2020. 19,459 jobs have been lost in Colorado Springs since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 301,282, Colorado Springs has added 27,634 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Colorado Springs, Colorado Employment History