Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, Florida Job Growth
There were 2,355,900 jobs in Miami, Florida in April 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 2,414,327 employed persons for the month. Miami lost 358,500 jobs in April 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 539,444 (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 January 2020 at 2,734,100. Since then 378,200 jobs have been lost in Miami according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 3,104,515 for Miami in February 2020. 690,188 jobs have been lost in Miami since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Miami, Florida Employment History