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The Economics Daily

Nonfarm payroll employment up in 40 states in August 2020 

September 23, 2020
Nonfarm payroll employment increased in 40 states and was essentially unchanged in 10 states and the District of Columbia in August 2020. The largest job gains occurred in New York (+153,300), Texas (+106,800), and California (+101,900). The largest percentage increases occurred in New Jersey, New York, and Virginia (+1.8 percent each). Full Text »
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Monthly Labor Review

Monthly Labor Review

Exploring changes in real average hourly earnings, June 2009 to December 2019  
Lawrence Doppelt, Shane Haley


Beyond the Numbers

Job openings and labor turnover trends for Metropolitan Statistical Areas in 2019

This Beyond the Numbers article features JOLTS MSA research estimates for the 18-largest MSAs. In this article, we explore trends in a number of measures—job openings, hires, separations (including quits and layoffs and discharges), labor churn, and unemployment—that allow us to compare labor markets in metropolitan areas.
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Career Outlook

Spotlight on Statistics

Commissioner's Corner

    Occupational Outlook Handbook