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Employment and Job Market Info for U.S. Metro Areas

Cape Coral, Florida Metro Area

MSA: Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL
county: Lee
Population (2016 estimate): 722,000
Unemployment Rate (July 2017): 4.2%
NFP Employment (2016): 257,000
Average Earnings (2016): $38,240

Click on an occupational group in the table below for data on specific occupations:

data source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Occupational
Group
Total
Employment
Jobs
per 1000
Location
Quotient
Median Annual
Earnings
Management 7,370 29.4 0.6 $85,740
Business and Financial Operations 8,580 34.3 0.7 $57,910
IT and Mathematical 2,860 11.4 0.4 $59,210
Architecture and Engineering 2,020 8.1 0.5 $58,850
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 930 3.7 0.5 $52,050
Community and Social Services 2,140 8.6 0.6 $40,310
Legal and Judicial 1,670 6.7 0.9 $72,230
Education, Training, and Library 10,880 43.5 0.7 $46,390
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 3,030 12.1 0.9 $36,070
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 15,980 63.9 1.1 $59,390
Healthcare Support 8,510 34.0 1.2 $28,620
Protective Services 5,710 22.8 1.0 $37,820
Food Preparation and Serving Related 33,510 134.0 1.5 $20,200
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 11,910 47.6 1.5 $23,810
Personal Care and Services 7,620 30.5 1.0 $23,220
Sales and Related 36,530 146.0 1.4 $25,510
Office and Administrative Support 39,990 159.8 1.0 $30,830
Construction and Extraction 18,190 72.7 1.8 $35,010
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 11,770 47.0 1.2 $37,800
Production 6,470 25.9 0.4 $29,280
Transportation and Material Moving 13,270 53.0 0.8 $27,300

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