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

There were 2,739,000 jobs in Miami, Florida in July 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 3,098,204 employed persons for the month. Miami added 7,100 jobs in July 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 4,476 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Miami job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 2,739,000 +7,100 +54,000
CPS 3,098,204 +4,476 +64,297

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 July 2019 is at a new high of 2,739,000.

CPS employment in July 2019 for Miami is at a new high of 3,098,204.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2019

Miami, Florida Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2019 2,739,000 7,100 3,098,204 4,476
June 2019 2,731,900 6,100 3,093,728 2,552
May 2019 2,725,800 900 3,091,176 1,551
April 2019 2,724,900 3,400 3,089,625 3,530
March 2019 2,721,500 4,600 3,086,095 7,141
February 2019 2,716,900 7,700 3,078,954 15,241
January 2019 2,709,200 3,900 3,063,713 12,098
December 2018 2,705,300 -200 3,051,615 -116
November 2018 2,705,500 2,100 3,051,731 1,698
October 2018 2,703,400 10,400 3,050,033 5,627
September 2018 2,693,000 -2,300 3,044,406 6,118
August 2018 2,695,300 10,300 3,038,288 4,381