Tallahassee, Florida Job Growth
There were 179,700 jobs in Tallahassee, Florida in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 180,405 employed persons for the month. Tallahassee added 2,700 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,191 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Tallahassee 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.
Tallahassee, Florida Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Tallahassee 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 Tallahassee, Florida
CES employment for Tallahassee in December 2016 is at a new high of 179,700.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 182,249 for Tallahassee in September 2008. 1,844 jobs have been lost in Tallahassee since then according to the household survey. From a May 2012 low of 172,834, Tallahassee has added 7,571 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Tallahassee, Florida Employment History