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Sebastian-Vero Beach, Florida Job Growth

There were 51,600 jobs in Sebastian, Florida in March 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 60,369 employed persons for the month. Sebastian added 400 jobs in March 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 358 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Sebastian job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey March 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 51,600 +400 +1,800
CPS 60,369 +358 +2,382

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

Sebastian, Florida Employment Changes

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

CES employment for Sebastian peaked in December 2016 at 51,600. Since then 0 jobs have been lost in Sebastian according to the employer survey. From a trough of 51,200 in February 2017, Sebastian has gained 400 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment in March 2017 for Sebastian is at a new high of 60,369.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through March 2017

Sebastian, Florida Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
March 2017 51,600 400 60,369 358
February 2017 51,200 -400 60,011 397
January 2017 51,600 0 59,614 362
December 2016 51,600 200 59,252 61
November 2016 51,400 300 59,191 201
October 2016 51,100 300 58,990 152
September 2016 50,800 100 58,838 147
August 2016 50,700 300 58,691 202
July 2016 50,400 600 58,489 272
June 2016 49,800 -100 58,217 281
May 2016 49,900 0 57,936 42
April 2016 49,900 100 57,894 -93