Florida Unemployment Rate Up SlightlyFlorida’s unemployment rate saw a slight uptick in August.
Florida Unemployment Rate Dips Slightly; Still Higher Than National RateFlorida's unemployment rate is now higher than the national rate.
FL's Economy Is Better Yet Officials Recognize Problems Many Floridians have a little more money in their bank accounts according to a new analysis by state economists. While it appears Florida's economy is showing signs of continued recovery, state economists pointed out some problems.
Florida Unemployment Stagnates In FebruaryFlorida's unemployment rate in February remained unchanged from January at 6.2 percent. While the rate is down 1.7 percent from a year ago, the reasons behind the drop remain elusive.
Florida Unemployment Rate Drops To 6.1% In JanuaryFlorida officials announced Monday the state's unemployment rate had dropped to 6.1 percent in January, down 0.2 percent from December and nearly two percent from a year ago.
State Unemployment Drops To 6.2 Percent In NovemberThe state of Florida will be releasing the unemployment numbers for the month of December Friday morning and it could give a boost to Governor Rick Scott while also posing a tricky political situation.
State Unemployment Rate Drops To 6.4%Florida’s unemployment rate dropped from 6.7 percent to 6.4 percent in the month of November, but job creation was nearly stagnant as just 6,100 jobs were created in the state.
Florida Continues Adding Jobs, Mainly In Service SectorFlorida continued to add jobs in the month of September, though it's not known how many of those jobs are part-time, full-time, or provide benefits.
ADP Says Florida Added Jobs In AugustPayroll provider ADP said Wednesday that the Sunshine State continued to add jobs during the month of August.
Fla. Unemployment Stagnates For 3rd Straight MonthA day after national unemployment claims declined, the state of Florida reported a stagnating job market.
July Unemployment Report DisappointsAfter a day that saw Wall Street hit record highs, the Bureau of Labor Statistics threw some cold water on the nation’s economy with an average unemployment report for the month of July.
Unemployment Drops 0.1% In MayFlorida’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate dropped to 7.1 percent in May 2013 which was the lowest rate seen since September 2008. Overall, unemployment dropped 0.1 percent in the last month according to the seasonally adjusted numbers.
Florida Creates Increase In Private-Sector JobsAs the job market continues to struggle nationwide, those looking for work in Florida got some good news in May.
Job Creation Remains WeakWhile the unemployment rate has slowly been ticking downward across the country and in the Sunshine State, the number of new jobs being added to the economy continues to dwindle.
Fla. Unemployment Improves, Miami-Dade StrugglingFlorida’s unemployment rate dropped for a second-straight month to 7.5 percent which was the lowest the rate has been since October 2008 when it was 7.4 percent.