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

Miami Metro Area

MSA: Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL
counties: Broward, Miami-Dade, Palm Beach
Population (2016 estimate): 6.1 million
Unemployment Rate (June 2016): 4.5%
NFP Employment (2016): 2.6 million
Average Earnings (2016): $41,930

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 90,290 35.9 0.7 $108,090
Business and Financial Operations 138,260 55.0 1.1 $62,500
IT and Mathematical 54,470 21.7 0.7 $69,570
Architecture and Engineering 25,350 10.1 0.6 $66,810
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 9,370 3.7 0.5 $58,310
Community and Social Services 27,020 10.8 0.8 $41,340
Legal and Judicial 35,490 14.1 1.8 $69,350
Education, Training, and Library 120,140 47.8 0.8 $47,610
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 31,760 12.6 0.9 $45,880
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 152,130 60.5 1.0 $61,280
Healthcare Support 68,490 27.3 1.0 $26,910
Protective Services 83,440 33.2 1.4 $32,600
Food Preparation and Serving Related 255,280 101.6 1.1 $20,820
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 96,170 38.3 1.2 $21,960
Personal Care and Services 69,540 27.7 0.9 $22,980
Sales and Related 338,380 134.7 1.3 $26,950
Office and Administrative Support 462,820 184.2 1.2 $32,010
Construction and Extraction 92,210 36.7 0.9 $37,500
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 104,770 41.7 1.1 $38,860
Production 85,540 34.0 0.5 $27,810
Transportation and Material Moving 167,120 66.5 1.0 $27,930

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