Santa Fe, New Mexico Job Growth
There were 63,700 jobs in Santa Fe, New Mexico in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 71,956 employed persons for the month. Santa Fe lost 200 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 59 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Santa Fe 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.
Santa Fe, New Mexico Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Santa Fe 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 Santa Fe, New Mexico
CES employment for Santa Fe peaked in September 2007 at 67,600. Since then 3,900 jobs have been lost in Santa Fe according to the employer survey. From a trough of 61,200 in November 2009, Santa Fe has gained 2,500 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 76,115 for Santa Fe in January 2007. 4,159 jobs have been lost in Santa Fe since then according to the household survey. From a August 2014 low of 68,060, Santa Fe has added 3,896 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Santa Fe, New Mexico Employment History