Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs is a thriving city with many opportunities for employment across industries.
The city and local economy have continued to grow. The local unemployment rate was down to 3.4% as of February 2023, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

According to the Colorado Springs Chamber of Commerce, Young professionals are a large component of the Colorado Springs workforce. The median age of residents is 34. An increasing number of millennials are choosing Colorado’s second city as a place for opportunity, according to the Brookings Institution.

A 2020 LinkedIn survey found the Colorado Springs workforce to have the highest confidence in job security, personal finances, and career outlook. Additionally, about 38% of the population earned at least a bachelor’s degree, while training centers, universities and five National Security Agency-certified institutions develop innovators primed for ingenuity. Manufacturing to med-tech, the workforce in Colorado Springs delivers the diversity and depth employers depend on.

Colorado Springs is among the most educated cities in the U.S. More than 38% of the population has earned a bachelor’s degree or greater degree – 6% more than the national average.

You are in the RIGHT place for your education and for seeking gainful employment. Check out local job postings below and apply through Handshake!

If you need resume help, application assistance, mock interview or additional support, please reach out to us or make an appointment!


Advice & News