Labor Market Info

Labor Market Information (LMI) is comprised of employment data per location and occupation, labor supply and demand, earnings, unemployment rates and demographics.

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Unemployment Rates  – July 2020
  • United States: 11.2 %
  • Florida: 10.7%
  • Tampa – St. Petersburg – Clearwater MSA: 9.2%
  • CareerSource Pinellas (Pinellas County): 9.0%
  • note: these rates are not seasonally adjusted and are the most recent available through the Department of Economic Opportunity.

In September 2019, the Tampa‐St. Petersburg‐Clearwater Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) had the highest annual job growth compared to all the metro areas in the state in financial activities (+4,300 jobs.

Average Annual Wage – 2019
  • Florida: $51,761
  • CareerSource Pinellas (Pinellas County): $50,799

Click here for a detailed report on industries showing growth or declines in jobs, population totals and other information specific to Pinellas County.