Florida's Unemployment Rate

Florida's unemployment rate was 4.9% in March 2016.

Florida's Nonagricultural Employment

Florida's nonagricultural employment (seasonally adjusted). 8,248,800 jobs in March 2016.

Florida's Employment Gains and Losses

Florida experienced a gain of 234,300 jobs (2.9%) since March 2015.

Official Data Release


Florida's Minimum Wage remains $8.05 on January 1, 2016.

Effective January 1, 2016, Florida's minimum wage will be $8.05. The required posters for minimum wage along with Federal and State of Florida employment law posters may be accessed by clicking this link.

Florida's Statewide Demand Occupation Lists Released

2016-2017 Regional Demand Occupation Lists released. View occupations and their annual percent growth in the state of Florida.

The Florida minimum wage is $8.05 per hour, effective January 1, 2015.

Contacts

  • Bureau of Labor Market Statistics

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