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Jacksonville, Florida Job Growth

There were 771,800 jobs in Jacksonville, Florida in September 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 811,968 employed persons for the month. Jacksonville added 1,600 jobs in September 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 3,326 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Jacksonville job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey September 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 771,800 +1,600 +33,900
CPS 811,968 +3,326 +38,439

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 in September 2022 is at a new high of 771,800.

CPS employment in September 2022 for Jacksonville is at a new high of 811,968.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through September 2022

Jacksonville, Florida Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
September 2022 771,800 1,600 811,968 3,326
August 2022 770,200 2,100 808,642 2,777
July 2022 768,100 3,600 805,865 2,426
June 2022 764,500 3,200 803,439 3,435
May 2022 761,300 500 800,004 3,400
April 2022 760,800 600 796,604 4,328
March 2022 760,200 -1,700 792,276 4,861
February 2022 761,900 7,800 787,415 4,692
January 2022 754,100 5,300 782,723 5,285
December 2021 748,800 800 777,438 -343
November 2021 748,000 1,200 777,781 708
October 2021 746,800 8,900 777,073 3,544