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Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, Florida Job Growth

There were 240,800 jobs in Palm Bay, Florida in April 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 286,649 employed persons for the month. Palm Bay lost 0 jobs in April 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 688 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Palm Bay job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 240,800 0 +6,600
CPS 286,649 +688 +11,622

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

Palm Bay, Florida Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Palm Bay 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 Palm Bay, Florida

CES employment for Palm Bay in March 2022 is at a new high of 240,800.

CPS employment in April 2022 for Palm Bay is at a new high of 286,649.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2022

Palm Bay, Florida Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2022 240,800 0 286,649 688
March 2022 240,800 300 285,961 949
February 2022 240,500 700 285,012 1,002
January 2022 239,800 -300 284,010 1,687
December 2021 240,100 700 282,323 -90
November 2021 239,400 1,600 282,413 380
October 2021 237,800 1,300 282,033 1,400
September 2021 236,500 -100 280,633 1,645
August 2021 236,600 200 278,988 1,465
July 2021 236,400 1,100 277,523 1,077
June 2021 235,300 1,200 276,446 680
May 2021 234,100 -100 275,766 739