Department of Numbers

Florida Job Growth

There were 8,602,700 jobs in Florida in June 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 9,718,665 employed persons for the month. Florida added 19,400 jobs in June 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 6,365 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Florida job growth compared to other states.

Employment Survey June 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 8,602,700 +19,400 +238,600
CPS 9,718,665 +6,365 +400,739

Florida Employment Changes

The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Florida 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 in Florida

CES employment in June 2017 for Florida is at a new high of 8,602,700.

CPS employment in Florida for June 2017 is at a new high of 9,718,665.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through June 2017

Florida Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
June 2017 8,602,700 19,400 9,718,665 6,365
May 2017 8,583,300 30,900 9,712,300 29,951
April 2017 8,552,400 10,800 9,682,349 57,987
March 2017 8,541,600 -6,200 9,624,362 67,128
February 2017 8,547,800 -200 9,557,234 65,530
January 2017 8,548,000 55,600 9,491,704 41,212
December 2016 8,492,400 11,000 9,450,492 16,368
November 2016 8,481,400 23,800 9,434,124 20,487
October 2016 8,457,600 900 9,413,637 23,625
September 2016 8,456,700 28,200 9,390,012 25,557
August 2016 8,428,500 20,400 9,364,455 25,043
July 2016 8,408,100 44,000 9,339,412 21,486