Labor Force & Employment

May 2019 Labor Trends 

Palm Beach County's May unemployment rate of 3.1% is up from the April rate of 2.9% reflecting a net loss of 1,481 jobs.

However continued employment growth for Palm Beach County is indicated by the 2.3 percentage increase in the number of total non-agricultural jobs during the last twelve months.  This represents a net gain of 14,800 jobs.

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Helpful Links 

CareerSource Florida

 

Bureau of Labor Statistics

 

CareerSource Palm Beach County

 


For more information contact:

Judy Fancher
Administrative Assistant
Economic Development & Research
Phone: 561.835.1008 Ext. 4112
jfancher@bdb.org

Investors

Aerojet Rocketdyne Bank of America BB&T CareerSource Centennial Bank
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GL Homes GliddenSpina + Partners Greenberg Traurig Gunster Hardrives, Inc.
HCA Palm Beach Hospitals Hedrick Brothers Construction J.C. White JP Morgan Chase LRP Publications
MBAF Minto Communities, LLC NCCI NextGen Mgmt dba DxWeb Management, LLC Nova Southeastern University
Palm Beach Aggregates, LLC Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners Palm Beach Park of Commerce Pratt & Whitney (A United Technologies Company) Raymond James Financial Services/Boynton Financial Group, Inc.
RSM South Florida Business & Wealth Magazine South Florida Business Journal TD Bank Tortoise Properties
Wells Fargo & Company Wexford Capital