Florida's Unemployment Rate

Florida's unemployment rate was 5.0% in Feb 2017.

Florida's Nonagricultural Employment

Florida's nonagricultural employment (seasonally adjusted). 8,543,000 jobs in Feb 2017.

Florida's Employment Gains and Losses

Florida experienced a gain of 248,800 jobs (3.0%) since February 2016.

Official Data Release

Florida's Statewide Demand Occupation Lists Released

2017-2018 Regional Demand Occupation Lists released. View occupations and their annual percent growth in the state of Florida.

The Florida minimum wage is $8.10 per hour, effective January 1, 2017.


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