Jacksonville, Florida Job Growth
There were 734,800 jobs in Jacksonville, Florida in December 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 770,453 employed persons for the month. Jacksonville added 1,500 jobs in December 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 2,985 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Jacksonville 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.
Jacksonville, Florida Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Jacksonville 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 Jacksonville, Florida
CES employment for Jacksonville peaked in October 2019 at 735,200. Since then 400 jobs have been lost in Jacksonville according to the employer survey. From a trough of 733,300 in November 2019, Jacksonville has gained 1,500 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in December 2019 for Jacksonville is at a new high of 770,453.
Employment: CES, CPS
Jacksonville, Florida Employment History