Department of Numbers

Provo-Orem, Utah Job Growth

There were 303,500 jobs in Provo, Utah in March 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 341,495 employed persons for the month. Provo added 900 jobs in March 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 2,407 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Provo job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey March 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 303,500 +900 +16,000
CPS 341,495 +2,407 +15,629

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

Provo, Utah Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Provo 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 Provo, Utah

CES employment for Provo in March 2022 is at a new high of 303,500.

CPS employment in March 2022 for Provo is at a new high of 341,495.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through March 2022

Provo, Utah Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
March 2022 303,500 900 341,495 2,407
February 2022 302,600 1,400 339,088 1,643
January 2022 301,200 2,700 337,445 1,222
December 2021 298,500 0 336,223 43
November 2021 298,500 2,000 336,180 474
October 2021 296,500 2,700 335,706 1,661
September 2021 293,800 200 334,045 2,216
August 2021 293,600 400 331,829 2,554
July 2021 293,200 2,500 329,275 2,769
June 2021 290,700 -100 326,506 -2,180
May 2021 290,800 1,800 328,686 1,425
April 2021 289,000 1,500 327,261 1,395