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Sebastian-Vero Beach, Florida Job Growth

There were 52,400 jobs in Sebastian, Florida in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 61,734 employed persons for the month. Sebastian lost 300 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 188 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Sebastian job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey October 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 52,400 -300 +1,100
CPS 61,734 +188 +1,452

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

Sebastian, Florida Employment Changes

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

CES employment for Sebastian peaked in August 2018 at 52,700. Since then 300 jobs have been lost in Sebastian according to the employer survey.

CPS employment in October 2018 for Sebastian is at a new high of 61,734.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through October 2018

Sebastian, Florida Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
October 2018 52,400 -300 61,734 188
September 2018 52,700 0 61,546 279
August 2018 52,700 500 61,267 -302
July 2018 52,200 -200 61,569 303
June 2018 52,400 400 61,266 246
May 2018 52,000 100 61,020 240
April 2018 51,900 400 60,780 5
March 2018 51,500 -200 60,775 -127
February 2018 51,700 200 60,902 618
January 2018 51,500 200 60,284 374
December 2017 51,300 0 59,910 -224
November 2017 51,300 0 60,134 -148