North Central Florida Job Market Update | January 2023

Last month, Florida’s seasonally adjusted employment rate was at 2.5%, making it 0.1% lower than the November 2022 rate and 1.0% lower than the December 2021 rate of 3.5%. Florida’s employment rate was 1.0% lower than the national rate of 3.5%. In addition, Florida’s December 2022 private sector over-the-year growth rate was 5.3%, which is