United States ADP Employment Change  2001-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Private businesses in the United States hired 237 thousand workers in August of 2017, the most in five months and beating market expectations of 183 thousand. The service-providing sector added 204 thousand jobs, boosted by trade, transportation and utilities (56 thousand); leisure and hospitality (51 thousand); education and health (45 thousand); professional and business (39 thousand); financial activities (11 thousand) and other services (5 thousand) while job losses occurred in the information sector (-3 thousand). The goods-producing sector added 33 thousand jobs due to construction (18 thousand) and manufacturing (16 thousand) while the natural resources and mining sector shed 1 thousand payrolls. Large companies were the ones hiring the highest number of workers (115 thousand), followed by midsized (74 thousand) and small firms (48 thousand). July's data was revised sharply higher to 201 thousand from an initial estimate of 178 thousand. ADP Employment Change in the United States averaged 67.09 Thousand from 2001 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 384 Thousand in February of 2006 and a record low of -846 Thousand in February of 2009.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-07-06 12:15 PM ADP Employment Change 158K 230K 185K 185K
2017-08-02 12:15 PM ADP Employment Change 178K 191K 185K 179K
2017-08-30 12:15 PM ADP Employment Change 237K 201K 183K 180K
2017-10-04 12:15 PM ADP Employment Change 237K 185.8K
2017-11-01 12:15 PM ADP Employment Change 190.1K
2017-12-06 01:15 PM ADP Employment Change 192.2K


United States Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 4.40 4.30 10.80 2.50 percent [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 156.00 189.00 1115.00 -834.00 Thousand [+]
Nonfarm Payrolls Private 165.00 202.00 1089.00 -816.00 Thousand [+]
Government Payrolls -9.00 -13.00 427.00 -260.00 Thousand [+]
Manufacturing Payrolls 36.00 26.00 572.00 -519.00 Thousand [+]
Initial Jobless Claims 284.00 298.00 695.00 162.00 Thousand [+]
Continuing Jobless Claims 1944.00 1951.00 6635.00 988.00 Thousand [+]
ADP Employment Change 237.00 201.00 384.00 -846.00 Thousand [+]
Employed Persons 153439.00 153513.00 153513.00 57635.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 7132.00 6981.00 15352.00 1596.00 Thousand [+]
Average Hourly Earnings 0.10 0.30 0.60 -0.20 percent [+]
Average Weekly Hours 34.40 34.50 34.60 33.70 Hours [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 62.90 62.90 67.30 58.10 percent [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.08 1.11 2.80 1.01 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 8.90 9.00 19.50 7.80 percent [+]
Labour Costs 108.81 108.75 109.07 17.12 Index Points [+]
Productivity 108.08 107.66 108.08 27.60 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 6502.00 6138.00 6502.00 2132.00 Thousand [+]
Job Offers 6170.00 6116.00 6170.00 2196.00 Thousands [+]
Challenger Job Cuts 33825.00 28307.00 248475.00 15100.00 Persons [+]
Wages 22.12 22.08 22.12 2.50 USD/Hour [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 20.85 20.96 20.96 1.27 USD/Hour [+]
Wage Growth 2.95 3.49 13.77 -5.77 percent [+]
Minimum Wages 7.25 7.25 7.25 0.25 USD/Hour [+]
Employment Cost Index 0.50 0.80 1.60 0.20 percent [+]
Labor Market Conditions Index 1.50 3.30 32.00 -48.40 Index Points [+]
Population 324.30 322.06 324.30 76.09 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 66.00 66.00 66.00 66.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 66.00 66.00 66.00 66.00 [+]
Living Wage Family 1496.20 1497.50 1497.50 1433.00 USD/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 1407.76 1399.20 1407.76 1302.75 USD/Month [+]
Part Time Employment 27569.00 27535.00 28134.00 10086.00 Thousand [+]
Full Time Employment 125755.00 125921.00 125987.00 64640.00 Thousand [+]
Employment Rate 60.10 60.20 64.70 55.00 percent [+]
Wages Low Skilled 1780.00 1810.00 1860.00 1450.00 USD/Month [+]
Wages High Skilled 4130.00 4150.00 4150.00 4000.00 USD/Month [+]


United States ADP Employment Change Notes

The ADP National Employment Report measures levels of non-farm private employment. The Report is based on the actual payroll data from about 24 million employees processed by the Automatic Data Processing, Inc. This page provides the latest reported value for - United States ADP Employment Change - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United States ADP Employment Change - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
237.00 201.00 384.00 -846.00 2001 - 2017 Thousand Monthly
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