Department of Numbers

St. George, Utah Job Growth

There were 77,000 jobs in St George, Utah in July 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 79,413 employed persons for the month. St George added 1,900 jobs in July 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 90 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare St George job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 77,000 +1,900 +6,500
CPS 79,413 +90 +5,629

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 July 2021 is at a new high of 77,000.

CPS employment in July 2021 for St George is at a new high of 79,413.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2021

St George, Utah Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2021 77,000 1,900 79,413 90
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
November 2020 74,100 600 77,833 232
October 2020 73,500 800 77,601 501
September 2020 72,700 700 77,100 823
August 2020 72,000 1,500 76,277 2,493