Florida's Unemployment Rate

Florida's unemployment rate was 3.0% in December 2019.

Florida's Nonagricultural Employment

Florida's nonagricultural employment (seasonally adjusted) was 9,104,000 jobs in December 2019.

Florida's Employment Gains and Losses

Florida experienced a gain of 212,000 jobs (2.4%) since December 2018.

Official Data Release

Labor Shed Reports - NEW

Labor Shed reports provide a high level summary of employment, demographics, and commuting patterns in a specified area. Released November 2019

Regional Labor Supply - NEW

The labor supply dashboard is designed to assist economic/workforce development with business recruitment. Released April 2019

2019 - 2020 Regional Demand Occupations List - NEW

View Regional Demand Occupations Lists for all workforce regions, linkages for occupations below the bachelor's degree level, and a Statewide Demand Occupations List. Released March 2019.

Cheat Sheet

The Florida minimum wage is $8.56 per hour, effective January 1, 2020.

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Bureau of Workforce Statistics and Economic Research

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