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Florence, South Carolina Job Growth

There were 89,800 jobs in Florence, South Carolina in April 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 92,296 employed persons for the month. Florence lost 0 jobs in April 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 80 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Florence job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 89,800 0 +400
CPS 92,296 +80 +892

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 June 2019 at 92,900. Since then 3,100 jobs have been lost in Florence according to the employer survey. From a trough of 82,600 in April 2020, Florence has gained 7,200 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 92,602 for Florence in July 2019. 306 jobs have been lost in Florence since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 85,957, Florence has added 6,339 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2022

Florence, South Carolina Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2022 89,800 0 92,296 80
March 2022 89,800 -500 92,216 -93
February 2022 90,300 -100 92,309 -176
January 2022 90,400 0 92,485 108
December 2021 90,400 0 92,377 -12
November 2021 90,400 -300 92,389 -4
October 2021 90,700 400 92,393 70
September 2021 90,300 -300 92,323 114
August 2021 90,600 400 92,209 138
July 2021 90,200 500 92,071 180
June 2021 89,700 -100 91,891 219
May 2021 89,800 400 91,672 268