Port St. Lucie, Florida Job Growth
There were 141,100 jobs in Port St Lucie, Florida in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 193,531 employed persons for the month. Port St Lucie added 300 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 254 (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 September 2016 at 141,900. Since then 800 jobs have been lost in Port St Lucie according to the employer survey. From a trough of 140,800 in November 2016, Port St Lucie has gained 300 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in December 2016 for Port St Lucie is at a new high of 193,531.
Employment: CES, CPS
Port St Lucie, Florida Employment History