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Port St. Lucie, Florida Job Growth

There were 149,200 jobs in Port St Lucie, Florida in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 206,571 employed persons for the month. Port St Lucie added 600 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,242 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Port St Lucie job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey October 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 149,200 +600 +3,000
CPS 206,571 +1,242 +4,942

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 October 2018 is at a new high of 149,200.

CPS employment in October 2018 for Port St Lucie is at a new high of 206,571.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through October 2018

Port St Lucie, Florida Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
October 2018 149,200 600 206,571 1,242
September 2018 148,600 200 205,329 1,295
August 2018 148,400 -100 204,034 -858
July 2018 148,500 -100 204,892 149
June 2018 148,600 400 204,743 523
May 2018 148,200 600 204,220 1,335
April 2018 147,600 700 202,885 203
March 2018 146,900 500 202,682 226
February 2018 146,400 800 202,456 1,959
January 2018 145,600 600 200,497 81
December 2017 145,000 -400 200,416 -589
November 2017 145,400 -800 201,005 -624