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Port St. Lucie, Florida Job Growth

There were 157,000 jobs in Port St Lucie, Florida in August 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 212,761 employed persons for the month. Port St Lucie added 100 jobs in August 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 793 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Port St Lucie job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey August 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 157,000 +100 +5,000
CPS 212,761 +793 +3,899

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

Port St Lucie, Florida Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Port St Lucie 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 Port St Lucie, Florida

CES employment for Port St Lucie in August 2019 is at a new high of 157,000.

CPS employment in August 2019 for Port St Lucie is at a new high of 212,761.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through August 2019

Port St Lucie, Florida Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
August 2019 157,000 100 212,761 793
July 2019 156,900 700 211,968 801
June 2019 156,200 300 211,167 518
May 2019 155,900 200 210,649 361
April 2019 155,700 500 210,288 -152
March 2019 155,200 600 210,440 -123
February 2019 154,600 300 210,563 209
January 2019 154,300 200 210,354 131
December 2018 154,100 0 210,223 -72
November 2018 154,100 100 210,295 80
October 2018 154,000 1,600 210,215 594
September 2018 152,400 400 209,621 759