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Cheyenne, Wyoming Job Growth

There were 48,000 jobs in Cheyenne, Wyoming in March 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 48,327 employed persons for the month. Cheyenne lost 100 jobs in March 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 131 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Cheyenne job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey March 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 48,000 -100 +1,600
CPS 48,327 +131 +1,169

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

Cheyenne, Wyoming Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Cheyenne 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 Cheyenne, Wyoming

CES employment for Cheyenne peaked in January 2020 at 48,300. Since then 300 jobs have been lost in Cheyenne according to the employer survey. From a trough of 44,000 in April 2020, Cheyenne has gained 4,000 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment in March 2022 for Cheyenne is at a new high of 48,327.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through March 2022

Cheyenne, Wyoming Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
March 2022 48,000 -100 48,327 131
February 2022 48,100 100 48,196 140
January 2022 48,000 0 48,056 223
December 2021 48,000 300 47,833 -14
November 2021 47,700 200 47,847 31
October 2021 47,500 100 47,816 141
September 2021 47,400 100 47,675 172
August 2021 47,300 100 47,503 155
July 2021 47,200 200 47,348 115
June 2021 47,000 300 47,233 57
May 2021 46,700 -100 47,176 25
April 2021 46,800 400 47,151 -7