Jacksonville, Florida Job Growth
There were 678,200 jobs in Jacksonville, Florida in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 718,209 employed persons for the month. Jacksonville lost 2,200 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 4,054 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Jacksonville job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Jacksonville, Florida Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Jacksonville 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 Jacksonville, Florida
CES employment for Jacksonville peaked in September 2016 at 686,800. Since then 8,600 jobs have been lost in Jacksonville according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in December 2016 for Jacksonville is at a new high of 718,209.
Employment: CES, CPS
Jacksonville, Florida Employment History