Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, Florida Job Growth
There were 2,575,600 jobs in Miami, Florida in May 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 2,885,445 employed persons for the month. Miami added 7,900 jobs in May 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 15,250 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Miami 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.
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 peaked in February 2020 at 2,754,100. Since then 178,500 jobs have been lost in Miami according to the employer survey. From a trough of 2,308,600 in April 2020, Miami has gained 267,000 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 3,108,238 for Miami in February 2020. 222,793 jobs have been lost in Miami since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 2,476,391, Miami has added 409,054 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Miami, Florida Employment History