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Greeley, Colorado Job Growth

There were 108,300 jobs in Greeley, Colorado in November 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 157,687 employed persons for the month. Greeley added 1,200 jobs in November 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 487 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Greeley job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2020 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 108,300 +1,200 -6,400
CPS 157,687 +487 -11,324

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 6,600 jobs have been lost in Greeley according to the employer survey. From a trough of 102,300 in April 2020, Greeley has gained 6,000 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 169,583 for Greeley in December 2019. 11,896 jobs have been lost in Greeley since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 148,271, Greeley has added 9,416 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2020

Greeley, Colorado Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2020 108,300 1,200 157,687 487
October 2020 107,100 200 157,200 3,455
September 2020 106,900 -500 153,745 800
August 2020 107,400 500 152,945 598
July 2020 106,900 700 152,347 569
June 2020 106,200 2,500 151,778 3,115
May 2020 103,700 1,400 148,663 392
April 2020 102,300 -11,700 148,271 -12,183
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