Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, Florida Job Growth
There were 2,643,300 jobs in Miami, Florida in January 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 3,012,554 employed persons for the month. Miami added 700 jobs in January 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,122 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Miami 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.
Miami, Florida Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Miami 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 Miami, Florida
CES employment for Miami peaked in July 2017 at 2,646,500. Since then 3,200 jobs have been lost in Miami according to the employer survey. From a trough of 2,577,500 in September 2017, Miami has gained 65,800 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 3,036,076 for Miami in September 2017. 23,522 jobs have been lost in Miami since then according to the household survey. From a November 2017 low of 3,009,501, Miami has added 3,053 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Miami, Florida Employment History