Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, Florida Job Growth
There were 185,900 jobs in Pensacola, Florida in February 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 223,223 employed persons for the month. Pensacola added 1,200 jobs in February 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,472 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Pensacola 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.
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 peaked in February 2020 at 188,700. Since then 2,800 jobs have been lost in Pensacola according to the employer survey. From a trough of 167,800 in April 2020, Pensacola has gained 18,100 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 225,835 for Pensacola in December 2019. 2,612 jobs have been lost in Pensacola since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 183,261, Pensacola has added 39,962 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Pensacola, Florida Employment History