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Economic Indicators: Payroll Employment

Economic Indicators


Job growth in the Colorado Springs area paralleled the state until after the recession, when the state’s job market has recovered more quickly than the area’s.

Average Weekly Wage

Average weekly wage: While the average weekly wage in El Paso County is growing, it lags behind the state as a whole and the gap widened between 2000 and 2013. Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

Bureau of Labor Statistics