Florence, South Carolina Job Growth
There were 88,900 jobs in Florence, South Carolina in February 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 92,518 employed persons for the month. Florence lost 500 jobs in February 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 38 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Florence job growth to job growth in other cities.
|Employment Survey||February 2021||Month/Month||Year/Year|
Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Florence, South Carolina Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Florence 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 Florence, South Carolina
CES employment for Florence peaked in July 2019 at 93,000. Since then 4,100 jobs have been lost in Florence according to the employer survey. From a trough of 82,100 in April 2020, Florence has gained 6,800 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 95,426 for Florence in December 2019. 2,908 jobs have been lost in Florence since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 87,402, Florence has added 5,116 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Florence, South Carolina Employment History