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Pueblo, Colorado Job Growth

There were 65,200 jobs in Pueblo, Colorado in April 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 74,040 employed persons for the month. Pueblo added 100 jobs in April 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 375 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Pueblo job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 65,200 +100 +3,000
CPS 74,040 +375 +3,327

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

Pueblo, Colorado Employment Changes

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

CES employment for Pueblo peaked in March 2020 at 65,200. Since then 0 jobs have been lost in Pueblo according to the employer survey. From a trough of 58,300 in April 2020, Pueblo has gained 6,900 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment in April 2022 for Pueblo is at a new high of 74,040.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2022

Pueblo, Colorado Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2022 65,200 100 74,040 375
March 2022 65,099 299 73,665 449
February 2022 64,800 200 73,216 404
January 2022 64,599 500 72,812 470
December 2021 64,099 299 72,342 -12
November 2021 63,800 100 72,354 65
October 2021 63,700 400 72,289 258
September 2021 63,300 300 72,031 322
August 2021 63,000 300 71,709 312
July 2021 62,700 200 71,397 272
June 2021 62,500 400 71,125 207
May 2021 62,100 -100 70,918 205