Salt Lake City, Utah Job Growth
There were 790,800 jobs in Salt Lake City, Utah in September 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 694,332 employed persons for the month. Salt Lake City lost 4,900 jobs in September 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,131 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Salt Lake City 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.
Salt Lake City, Utah Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Salt Lake City 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 Salt Lake City, Utah
CES employment for Salt Lake City peaked in August 2022 at 795,700. Since then 4,900 jobs have been lost in Salt Lake City according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in September 2022 for Salt Lake City is at a new high of 694,332.
Employment: CES, CPS
Salt Lake City, Utah Employment History