Gov. Scott: West Palm Beach Metro Area Adds 13,300 Jobs Over the Year in September 2014

On October 17, 2014, in News Releases, by Governor's Press Office

WEST PALM BEACH — Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that the West Palm Beach metro area experienced positive annual job growth, with an increase 13,300 jobs over the year in September 2014. The metro area’s unemployment rate declined by 1.4 percentage points over the year, from 7.4 percent in September 2013 to 6.0 percent in […]

Gov. Scott: Naples-Marco Island Metro Area Adds 4,400 New Jobs

On October 17, 2014, in News Releases, by Governor's Press Office

NAPLES — Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the Naples-Marco Island Metropolitan Statistical Area experienced positive annual job growth with an increase of 4,400 jobs over the year in September 2014. The MSA’s unemployment rate declined by 1.3 percentage points over the year, from 7.5 percent in September 2013 to 6.2 percent in September 2014.   […]

Gov. Scott: Jacksonville Metro Area Added 19,900 Jobs Over the Year in September

On October 17, 2014, in News Releases, by Governor's Press Office

JACKSONVILLE — Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the Jacksonville Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) gained 19,900 new jobs over the year in September. The Jacksonville MSA’s unemployment rate declined by 0.8 percentage point over the year, from 6.6 percent in September 2013 to 5.8 percent in September 2014.   Governor Scott said, “The decline in the […]

Gov. Scott: Fort Lauderdale Metro Area Gained 20,500 Jobs Over the Year in September

On October 17, 2014, in News Releases, by Governor's Press Office

Fort Lauderdale — Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that the Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach metro area gained 20,500 jobs over the year in September 2014. The Ft. Lauderdale metro area’s unemployment rate declined by 0.7 percentage point over the year, from 5.9 percent in September 2013 to 5.2 percent in September 2014.   Governor Scott […]

Gov. Scott: Tampa Metro Area Added 15,600 Jobs Over the Year in September

On October 17, 2014, in News Releases, by Governor's Press Office

TAMPA — Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) added 15,600 new jobs in September 2014 compared to a year ago. The unemployment rate in the Tampa metro area declined by 0.9 percentage point over the year, from 7.1 percent in September 2013 to 6.2 percent in September 2014. Governor […]

Gov. Scott: Pensacola Metro Area Added 2,000 Jobs in September 2014

On October 17, 2014, in News Releases, by Governor's Press Office

PENSACOLA — Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent Metropolitan Statistical Area’s (MSA) again experienced positive annual job growth over the year in September 2014 with 2,000 new jobs. The metro area’s unemployment rate declined 0.9 percentage point over the year, from 6.7 percent in September 2013 to 5.8 percent in September 2014.   […]

Gov. Scott: Orlando Metro Area gained 39,900 new jobs in September

On October 17, 2014, in News Releases, by Governor's Press Office

~Most jobs gained among all metro areas in Florida~   ORLANDO — Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that the Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford Metropolitan Statistical Area’s (MSA) gained 39,900 new jobs over the year in September 2014. This is the highest number of jobs among all metro areas in Florida compared to a year ago. The Orlando MSA’s […]