Salt Lake City, Utah Job Growth
There were 770,800 jobs in Salt Lake City, Utah in July 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 662,983 employed persons for the month. Salt Lake City added 3,500 jobs in July 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,888 (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 in July 2021 is at a new high of 770,800.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 665,839 for Salt Lake City in February 2020. 2,856 jobs have been lost in Salt Lake City since then according to the household survey. From a May 2020 low of 603,001, Salt Lake City has added 59,982 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Salt Lake City, Utah Employment History