Department of Numbers

St. George, Utah Job Growth

There were 75,100 jobs in St George, Utah in February 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 78,319 employed persons for the month. St George added 600 jobs in February 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 207 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare St George job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 75,100 +600 +3,000
CPS 78,319 +207 +3,030

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

St George, Utah Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for St George 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 St George, Utah

CES employment for St George in February 2021 is at a new high of 75,100.

CPS employment in February 2021 for St George is at a new high of 78,319.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2021

St George, Utah Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2021 75,100 600 78,319 207
January 2021 74,500 300 78,112 2,573
December 2020 74,200 100 75,539 84
November 2020 74,100 600 75,455 158
October 2020 73,500 800 75,297 155
September 2020 72,700 700 75,142 1,850
August 2020 72,000 1,500 73,292 322
July 2020 70,500 1,100 72,970 1,305
June 2020 69,400 2,300 71,665 3,436
May 2020 67,100 3,000 68,229 3,121
April 2020 64,099 -8,200 65,108 -8,618
March 2020 72,300 200 73,726 -1,563