Jobs Report: 272,000 Added in May

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics announced nonfarm payroll increased by 272,000 and the unemployment rate was at 4% in May.

U.S. Adds 303,000 Jobs in March

Total nonfarm payroll employment grew by 303,000 in March, per the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

MBA Chart of the Week: Job Openings for Selected Industries

Last week Fed Chair Jay Powell testified to Congress that as “labor market tightness has eased and progress on inflation has continued, the risks to achieving our employment and inflation goals have been moving into better balance.”

U.S. Economy Adds 353,000 Jobs in January

Total nonfarm payroll employment rose by 353,000 in January, with the unemployment rate flat at 3.7%, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Feb. 2.

Job Market Grows by 216,000 in December

The job market held steady in December, with growth in payrolls of 216,000 and the unemployment rate unchanged at 3.7%, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Friday.

September Jobs Report Exceeds Expectations

The job market remained quite strong in September, with nonfarm employment increasing by 336,000, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Friday.