Utah Job Growth
There were 1,578,000 jobs in Utah in February 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,581,835 employed persons for the month. Utah added 7,900 jobs in February 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 1,308 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Utah job growth compared to other states.
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Utah Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Utah 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 in Utah
CES employment in February 2021 for Utah is at a new high of 1,578,000.
CPS employment in Utah reached a maximum of 1,590,908 in January 2020. 9,073 jobs have been lost in Utah since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 1,460,079, Utah has added 121,756 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Utah Employment History