What kind of jobs are there in Port St. Lucie, FL?

Among the top industries in Port St. Lucie are health care services with employers like Cleveland Clinic Martin Health at St. Lucie West, St. Lucie Medical Center and Port St. Lucie Hospital.

Another large percentage of the Port St. Lucie population works in customer service, employed at call centers headquartered in the area, including Convey Health Solutions, Teleperformance and Maximus.

Other top industries include retail trade, accommodation and food service, as the region is popular with tourists. A portion of the local population also commutes daily to nearby metro areas like West Palm Beach. 

Job Market Index

Index Score: 6.1 /10

How we calculate this.


Port St. Lucie has a less healthy job market than similarly sized metro areas.

Average Annual Salary


Port St. Lucie
$44,070

USA
$51,960

Unemployment Rate 2019

3.7%
of people are without a job

Unemployment Rate Over Time

Data sourced from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.