Florida Job Growth
There were 8,847,300 jobs in Florida in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 9,900,637 employed persons for the month. Florida added 17,800 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 18,660 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Florida job growth compared to other states.
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Florida Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Florida 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 in Florida
CES employment in October 2018 for Florida is at a new high of 8,847,300.
CPS employment in Florida for October 2018 is at a new high of 9,900,637.
Employment: CES, CPS
Florida Employment History