Florida's Unemployment Rate

Florida's unemployment rate was 5.8% in November 2014.

Florida's Nonagricultural Employment

Florida's nonagricultural employment (seasonally adjusted). 7,897,000 jobs in November 2014.

Florida's Employment Gains and Losses

Florida experienced a gain of 229,900 jobs (3.0%) since November 2013.

Official Press Release


Florida's Minimum Wage increases to $8.05 on January 1, 2015.

Effective January 1, 2015, 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

2014-2015 Statewide and Regional Demand Occupation Lists released. View occupations and their annual percent growth in the state of Florida.

The Florida minimum wage is $7.93 per hour, effective January 1, 2014.

Contacts

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