Department of Numbers

Tallahassee, Florida Job Growth

There were 181,800 jobs in Tallahassee, Florida in February 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 186,759 employed persons for the month. Tallahassee added 400 jobs in February 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 229 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Tallahassee job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 181,800 +400 +1,900
CPS 186,759 +229 +3,782

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 February 2018 is at a new high of 181,800.

CPS employment in February 2018 for Tallahassee is at a new high of 186,759.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2018

Tallahassee, Florida Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2018 181,800 400 186,759 229
January 2018 181,400 600 186,530 831
December 2017 180,800 800 185,699 492
November 2017 180,000 -300 185,207 -500
October 2017 180,300 2,000 185,707 -968
September 2017 178,300 -500 186,675 473
August 2017 178,800 -1,000 186,202 85
July 2017 179,800 -100 186,117 -134
June 2017 179,900 -500 186,251 498
May 2017 180,400 300 185,753 818
April 2017 180,100 600 184,935 244
March 2017 179,500 -400 184,691 1,714