Department of Numbers

Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida Job Growth

There were 1,329,600 jobs in Orlando, Florida in March 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,317,223 employed persons for the month. Orlando added 4,300 jobs in March 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,836 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Orlando job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey March 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 1,329,600 +4,300 +45,700
CPS 1,317,223 +1,836 +35,398

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

Orlando, Florida Employment Changes

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

CES employment for Orlando in March 2019 is at a new high of 1,329,600.

CPS employment in March 2019 for Orlando is at a new high of 1,317,223.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through March 2019

Orlando, Florida Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
March 2019 1,329,600 4,300 1,317,223 1,836
February 2019 1,325,300 3,900 1,315,387 4,519
January 2019 1,321,400 5,300 1,310,868 3,384
December 2018 1,316,100 -500 1,307,484 -362
November 2018 1,316,600 5,400 1,307,846 834
October 2018 1,311,200 9,500 1,307,012 4,020
September 2018 1,301,700 3,400 1,302,992 4,929
August 2018 1,298,300 3,500 1,298,063 4,560
July 2018 1,294,800 3,600 1,293,503 3,642
June 2018 1,291,200 4,600 1,289,861 2,465
May 2018 1,286,600 600 1,287,396 2,517
April 2018 1,286,000 2,100 1,284,879 3,054