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Sebastian-Vero Beach, Florida Job Growth

There were 51,700 jobs in Sebastian, Florida in February 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 60,869 employed persons for the month. Sebastian added 200 jobs in February 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 525 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Sebastian job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 51,700 +200 +300
CPS 60,869 +525 +858

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 July 2017 at 51,700. Since then 0 jobs have been lost in Sebastian according to the employer survey. From a trough of 50,500 in September 2017, Sebastian has gained 1,200 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 61,529 for Sebastian in September 2017. 660 jobs have been lost in Sebastian since then according to the household survey. From a December 2017 low of 60,304, Sebastian has added 565 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2018

Sebastian, Florida Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2018 51,700 200 60,869 525
January 2018 51,500 200 60,344 40
December 2017 51,300 0 60,304 -449
November 2017 51,300 0 60,753 -226
October 2017 51,300 800 60,979 -550
September 2017 50,500 -1,200 61,529 932
August 2017 51,700 0 60,597 84
July 2017 51,700 100 60,513 39
June 2017 51,600 100 60,474 168
May 2017 51,500 100 60,306 -43
April 2017 51,400 200 60,349 -78
March 2017 51,200 -200 60,427 416