Department of Numbers

St. George, Utah Job Growth

There were 78,700 jobs in St George, Utah in November 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 82,058 employed persons for the month. St George added 500 jobs in November 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 613 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare St George job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 78,700 +500 +4,600
CPS 82,058 +613 +4,225

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 November 2021 is at a new high of 78,700.

CPS employment in November 2021 for St George is at a new high of 82,058.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2021

St George, Utah Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2021 78,700 500 82,058 613
October 2021 78,200 700 81,445 545
September 2021 77,500 100 80,900 1,129
August 2021 77,400 500 79,771 326
July 2021 76,900 1,800 79,445 122
June 2021 75,100 -200 79,323 140
May 2021 75,300 -300 79,183 296
April 2021 75,600 -100 78,887 231
March 2021 75,700 400 78,656 253
February 2021 75,300 800 78,403 175
January 2021 74,500 300 78,228 238
December 2020 74,200 100 77,990 157