Department of Numbers

Tallahassee, Florida Job Growth

There were 196,800 jobs in Tallahassee, Florida in May 2023 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 198,455 employed persons for the month. Tallahassee added 1,000 jobs in May 2023 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 249 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Tallahassee job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey May 2023 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 196,800 +1,000 +4,400
CPS 198,455 +249 +4,119

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

Tallahassee, Florida Employment Changes

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

CES employment for Tallahassee in May 2023 is at a new high of 196,800.

CPS employment in May 2023 for Tallahassee is at a new high of 198,455.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through May 2023

Tallahassee, Florida Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
May 2023 196,800 1,000 198,455 249
April 2023 195,800 300 198,206 353
March 2023 195,500 0 197,853 547
February 2023 195,500 -200 197,306 529
January 2023 195,700 300 196,777 419
December 2022 195,400 -300 196,358 -36
November 2022 195,700 -100 196,394 -2
October 2022 195,800 500 196,396 180
September 2022 195,300 300 196,216 284
August 2022 195,000 700 195,932 416
July 2022 194,300 1,100 195,516 545
June 2022 193,200 800 194,971 635