Port St. Lucie, Florida Job Growth
There were 145,400 jobs in Port St Lucie, Florida in January 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 200,401 employed persons for the month. Port St Lucie added 400 jobs in January 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,158 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Port St Lucie 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.
Port St Lucie, Florida Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Port St Lucie 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 Port St Lucie, Florida
CES employment for Port St Lucie peaked in August 2017 at 147,100. Since then 1,700 jobs have been lost in Port St Lucie according to the employer survey. From a trough of 142,900 in September 2017, Port St Lucie has gained 2,500 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 202,756 for Port St Lucie in September 2017. 2,355 jobs have been lost in Port St Lucie since then according to the household survey. From a December 2017 low of 199,243, Port St Lucie has added 1,158 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Port St Lucie, Florida Employment History