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Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, Florida Job Growth

There were 182,200 jobs in Pensacola, Florida in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 220,466 employed persons for the month. Pensacola added 400 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 2,143 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Pensacola job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey October 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 182,200 +400 +4,000
CPS 220,466 +2,143 +3,515

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

Pensacola, Florida Employment Changes

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

CES employment for Pensacola in October 2018 is at a new high of 182,200.

CPS employment in October 2018 for Pensacola is at a new high of 220,466.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through October 2018

Pensacola, Florida Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
October 2018 182,200 400 220,466 2,143
September 2018 181,800 500 218,323 2,170
August 2018 181,300 100 216,153 -1,029
July 2018 181,200 1,200 217,182 869
June 2018 180,000 300 216,313 61
May 2018 179,700 600 216,252 494
April 2018 179,100 400 215,758 -314
March 2018 178,700 100 216,072 -8
February 2018 178,600 -100 216,080 937
January 2018 178,700 100 215,143 -906
December 2017 178,600 100 216,049 -251
November 2017 178,500 300 216,300 -651