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Port St. Lucie, Florida Job Growth

There were 147,600 jobs in Port St Lucie, Florida in April 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 202,996 employed persons for the month. Port St Lucie added 700 jobs in April 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 314 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Port St Lucie job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 147,600 +700 +2,200
CPS 202,996 +314 +3,077

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 April 2018 is at a new high of 147,600.

CPS employment in April 2018 for Port St Lucie is at a new high of 202,996.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2018

Port St Lucie, Florida Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2018 147,600 700 202,996 314
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
October 2017 146,200 3,300 201,629 9
September 2017 142,900 -4,200 201,620 28
August 2017 147,100 200 201,592 -96
July 2017 146,900 400 201,688 560
June 2017 146,500 500 201,128 857
May 2017 146,000 600 200,271 352