Department of Numbers

Provo-Orem, Utah Job Growth

There were 307,800 jobs in Provo, Utah in July 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 346,255 employed persons for the month. Provo added 3,400 jobs in July 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 281 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Provo job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 307,800 +3,400 +14,600
CPS 346,255 +281 +16,980

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 July 2022 is at a new high of 307,800.

CPS employment in July 2022 for Provo is at a new high of 346,255.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2022

Provo, Utah Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2022 307,800 3,400 346,255 281
June 2022 304,400 -1,400 345,974 749
May 2022 305,800 -900 345,225 1,400
April 2022 306,700 2,400 343,825 2,325
March 2022 304,300 1,700 341,500 2,412
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