Department of Numbers

Florida Job Growth

There were 8,759,400 jobs in Florida in June 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 9,845,859 employed persons for the month. Florida added 14,300 jobs in June 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 19,746 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Florida job growth compared to other states.

Employment Survey June 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 8,759,400 +14,300 +170,500
CPS 9,845,859 +19,746 +159,807

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 June 2018 for Florida is at a new high of 8,759,400.

CPS employment in Florida for June 2018 is at a new high of 9,845,859.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through June 2018

Florida Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
June 2018 8,759,400 14,300 9,845,859 19,746
May 2018 8,745,100 13,400 9,826,113 19,254
April 2018 8,731,700 10,900 9,806,859 13,883
March 2018 8,720,800 17,800 9,792,976 14,920
February 2018 8,703,000 30,300 9,778,056 23,647
January 2018 8,672,700 12,700 9,754,409 13,248
December 2017 8,660,000 28,600 9,741,161 -2,221
November 2017 8,631,400 16,700 9,743,382 -121
October 2017 8,614,700 179,600 9,743,503 9,699
September 2017 8,435,100 -166,900 9,733,804 14,561
August 2017 8,602,000 11,900 9,719,243 15,550
July 2017 8,590,100 1,200 9,703,693 17,641