Department of Numbers

Sebastian-Vero Beach, Florida Job Growth

There were 53,900 jobs in Sebastian, Florida in August 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 64,295 employed persons for the month. Sebastian added 200 jobs in August 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 523 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Sebastian job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey August 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 53,900 +200 +2,100
CPS 64,295 +523 +5,373

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 2019 at 54,800. Since then 900 jobs have been lost in Sebastian according to the employer survey. From a trough of 47,400 in April 2020, Sebastian has gained 6,500 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment in August 2021 for Sebastian is at a new high of 64,295.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through August 2021

Sebastian, Florida Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
August 2021 53,900 200 64,295 523
July 2021 53,700 200 63,772 626
June 2021 53,500 300 63,146 584
May 2021 53,200 300 62,562 514
April 2021 52,900 400 62,048 456
March 2021 52,500 100 61,592 331
February 2021 52,400 300 61,261 323
January 2021 52,100 0 60,938 216
December 2020 52,100 -100 60,722 264
November 2020 52,200 -100 60,458 374
October 2020 52,300 0 60,084 490
September 2020 52,300 500 59,594 672