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Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, Florida Job Growth

There were 2,713,700 jobs in Miami, Florida in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 3,110,985 employed persons for the month. Miami added 4,500 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 22,095 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Miami job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 2,713,700 +4,500 +52,000
CPS 3,110,985 +22,095 +76,641

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

Miami, Florida Employment Changes

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

CES employment for Miami in February 2019 is at a new high of 2,713,700.

CPS employment in February 2019 for Miami is at a new high of 3,110,985.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2019

Miami, Florida Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2019 2,713,700 4,500 3,110,985 22,095
January 2019 2,709,200 3,900 3,088,890 32,833
December 2018 2,705,300 -200 3,056,057 18,420
November 2018 2,705,500 2,100 3,037,637 5,694
October 2018 2,703,400 10,400 3,031,943 34
September 2018 2,693,000 -2,300 3,031,909 14,575
August 2018 2,695,300 10,300 3,017,334 -27,068
July 2018 2,685,000 7,900 3,044,402 -11,607
June 2018 2,677,100 7,000 3,056,009 5,442
May 2018 2,670,100 2,600 3,050,567 12,266
April 2018 2,667,500 2,000 3,038,301 3,771
March 2018 2,665,500 3,800 3,034,530 186