Florence, South Carolina Job Growth
There were 87,300 jobs in Florence, South Carolina in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 91,105 employed persons for the month. Florence added 200 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 461 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Florence 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.
Florence, South Carolina Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Florence 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 Florence, South Carolina
CES employment for Florence peaked in December 2007 at 88,500. Since then 1,200 jobs have been lost in Florence according to the employer survey. From a trough of 79,400 in January 2011, Florence has gained 7,900 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in December 2016 for Florence is at a new high of 91,105.
Employment: CES, CPS
Florence, South Carolina Employment History