Department of Numbers

Greeley, Colorado Job Growth

There were 103,000 jobs in Greeley, Colorado in April 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 149,100 employed persons for the month. Greeley lost 11,000 jobs in April 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 11,354 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Greeley job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2020 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 103,000 -11,000 -8,900
CPS 149,100 -11,354 -14,545

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

Greeley, Colorado Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Greeley 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 Greeley, Colorado

CES employment for Greeley peaked in February 2020 at 114,900. Since then 11,900 jobs have been lost in Greeley according to the employer survey.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 169,583 for Greeley in December 2019. 20,483 jobs have been lost in Greeley since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2020

Greeley, Colorado Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2020 103,000 -11,000 149,100 -11,354
March 2020 114,000 -900 160,454 -8,242
February 2020 114,900 400 168,696 190
January 2020 114,500 -100 168,506 -1,077
December 2019 114,600 -100 169,583 572
November 2019 114,700 600 169,011 707
October 2019 114,100 -300 168,304 807
September 2019 114,400 200 167,497 850
August 2019 114,200 100 166,647 849
July 2019 114,100 1,100 165,798 803
June 2019 113,000 400 164,995 734
May 2019 112,600 700 164,261 616