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Gainesville, Florida Job Growth

There were 150,100 jobs in Gainesville, Florida in April 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 144,099 employed persons for the month. Gainesville added 600 jobs in April 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 486 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Gainesville job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 150,100 +600 +4,200
CPS 144,099 +486 +5,185

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Gainesville, Florida Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Gainesville 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 Gainesville, Florida

CES employment for Gainesville in April 2022 is at a new high of 150,100.

CPS employment in April 2022 for Gainesville is at a new high of 144,099.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2022

Gainesville, Florida Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2022 150,100 600 144,099 486
March 2022 149,500 200 143,613 401
February 2022 149,300 0 143,212 380
January 2022 149,300 -300 142,832 596
December 2021 149,600 0 142,236 -37
November 2021 149,600 700 142,273 74
October 2021 148,900 900 142,199 418
September 2021 148,000 -100 141,781 543
August 2021 148,100 -300 141,238 584
July 2021 148,400 800 140,654 598
June 2021 147,600 500 140,056 550
May 2021 147,100 1,200 139,506 592