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Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, Florida Job Growth

There were 175,900 jobs in Pensacola, Florida in March 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 212,509 employed persons for the month. Pensacola added 300 jobs in March 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,566 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Pensacola job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey March 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 175,900 +300 +4,300
CPS 212,509 +1,566 +7,137

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Pensacola, Florida Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Pensacola 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 Pensacola, Florida

CES employment for Pensacola in March 2017 is at a new high of 175,900.

CPS employment in March 2017 for Pensacola is at a new high of 212,509.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through March 2017

Pensacola, Florida Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
March 2017 175,900 300 212,509 1,566
February 2017 175,600 1,000 210,943 1,922
January 2017 174,600 600 209,021 700
December 2016 174,000 0 208,321 179
November 2016 174,000 300 208,142 389
October 2016 173,700 -1,100 207,753 635
September 2016 174,800 1,200 207,118 752
August 2016 173,600 800 206,366 659
July 2016 172,800 900 205,707 346
June 2016 171,900 0 205,361 127
May 2016 171,900 1,000 205,234 -51
April 2016 170,900 -700 205,285 -87