Category: Boulder, CO

  • Boulder, CO – January 2024 Jobs Report – Growth Sprouts in Tech and Renewables

    While official January 2024 jobs data for Boulder specifically is not yet available (city-level reports typically lag behind national releases), broader trends provide valuable insights. The national unemployment rate remained steady at 3.7%, highlighting a competitive job market. Locally, Boulder County implemented a new minimum wage of $15.69, potentially impacting hiring trends in certain sectors.…

  • Boulder, CO – December 2023 Jobs Report – Mixed Signals in the Mountain Town

    Boulder’s December 2023 jobs report presents a mixed picture. While the overall unemployment rate held steady at 2.8%, the private sector shed 700 jobs, marking the fourth consecutive month of decline. Conversely, government employment surged by 1,300 jobs, buoyed by the holiday season. This report highlights ongoing shifts in the Boulder economy, with some sectors…