Department of Numbers

Florida Job Growth

There were 9,292,600 jobs in Florida in April 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 10,222,082 employed persons for the month. Florida added 58,600 jobs in April 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 48,231 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Florida job growth compared to other states.

Employment Survey April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 9,292,600 +58,600 +517,100
CPS 10,222,082 +48,231 +511,072

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 April 2022 for Florida is at a new high of 9,292,600.

CPS employment in Florida for April 2022 is at a new high of 10,222,082.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2022

Florida Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2022 9,292,600 58,600 10,222,082 48,231
March 2022 9,234,000 12,700 10,173,851 50,574
February 2022 9,221,300 44,800 10,123,277 38,099
January 2022 9,176,500 38,000 10,085,178 48,365
December 2021 9,138,500 3,800 10,036,813 -368
November 2021 9,134,700 49,600 10,037,181 7,578
October 2021 9,085,100 46,600 10,029,603 35,016
September 2021 9,038,500 34,700 9,994,587 44,193
August 2021 9,003,800 8,200 9,950,394 51,940
July 2021 8,995,600 104,700 9,898,454 57,470
June 2021 8,890,900 59,900 9,840,984 61,053
May 2021 8,831,000 55,500 9,779,931 68,921