Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach Jobs Report

January 2020 Jobs Report

Jobs Added

Metro +8,400
  • Month Over Month: +0.3%
  • 3 Month Average: 18,233
  • Year Over Year: +1.6%
State +16,000
  • Month Over Month: +0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 15,467
  • Year Over Year: +2.4%
National +225,000
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 211,000
  • Year Over Year: +1.4%

Unemployment Rate

Metro 2.2%
  • Month Over Month: -0.5%
  • 3 Month Average: 2.6%
  • Year Over Year: -1.1%
State 2.9%
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 2.87%
  • Year Over Year: -0.5%
National 3.6%
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 3.53%
  • Year Over Year: -0.4%

Local Industry Job Growth from the B.L.S.

Finance & Insurance +500
  • From Last Month: +0.4%
  • 3 Month Average: 117
  • From Last Year: -0.3%
Telecommunications 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 49
  • From Last Year: -2.8%
Accommodation & Food Services +4,400
  • From Last Month: +1.6%
  • 3 Month Average: 282
  • From Last Year: +2.0%
Manufacturing +600
  • From Last Month: +0.7%
  • 3 Month Average: 89
  • From Last Year: -2.3%
Retail Trade +2,600
  • From Last Month: +0.7%
  • 3 Month Average: 348
  • From Last Year: -0.4%
Transportation & Warehousing +8,900
  • From Last Month: +3.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 298
  • From Last Year: +1.1%
Air Transportation +400
  • From Last Month: +0.9%
  • 3 Month Average: 46
  • From Last Year: +3.2%
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing -100
  • From Last Month: -0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 47
  • From Last Year: +3.5%
Chemical Manufacturing +200
  • From Last Month: +0.9%
  • 3 Month Average: 23
  • From Last Year: +3.7%
Goods Producing -1,100
  • From Last Month: -0.5%
  • 3 Month Average: 235
  • From Last Year: +0.6%
Hospitals +500
  • From Last Month: +0.6%
  • 3 Month Average: 85
  • From Last Year: +2.2%
Computer & Electronic Product Manufacturing 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 45
  • From Last Year: +5.2%

U.S. Job Growth for All Sectors

Local Job Reports

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