In the first two of four major jobs reports this week, ADP, Roseland, N.J., said February private-sector employment increased by 242,000, while the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported job openings fell under 11 million.
In the first two of four major jobs reports this week, ADP, Roseland, N.J., said private-sector employment slowed to 127,000 jobs in November. And the Bureau of Economic Analysis reported November job openings fell by more than 7 percent from a year ago.
In the second of four major jobs reports this week, ADP, Roseland, N.J., said private-sector employment rose by a modest 132,000 jobs in August, slowing for the second straight month, while annual pay increased by 7.6 percent.
Ahead of Friday’s employment report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, private-sector employment rose by just 128,000 in May, said ADP, Roseland, N.J. In a separate report, the Labor Department said post-pandemic initial claims remain erratic, rising by 4,000 from the previous week.