Private businesses in the United States hired 227 thousand workers in October of 2018, compared with a downwardly revised 218 thousand in September and beating market expectations of 189 thousand. It is the highest reading in eight months. The service-providing sector added 189 thousand jobs, boosted by trade, transportation and utilities (61 thousand); leisure and hospitality (40 thousand); professional and business (36 thousand); education and health (31 thousand); other services (13 thousand); information (4 thousand) and financial activities (4 thousand). The goods-producing sector added 38 thousand jobs supported by construction (17 thousand); manufacturing (17 thousand); and natural resources and mining (4 thousand). Large companies were the ones hiring the most workers (102 thousand), followed by midsized (96 thousand) and small (29 thousand). ADP Employment Change in the United States averaged 74.15 Thousand from 2001 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 384 Thousand in February of 2006 and a record low of -836 Thousand in February of 2009.

ADP Employment Change in the United States is expected to be 160.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate ADP Employment Change in the United States to stand at 219.31 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United States ADP Employment Change is projected to trend around 150.00 Thousand in 2020, according to our econometric models.


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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-08-01 12:15 PM ADP Employment Change 219K 181K 185K 174K
2018-09-06 12:15 PM ADP Employment Change 163K 217K 190K 182K
2018-10-03 12:15 PM ADP Employment Change 230K 168K 185K 193K
2018-10-31 12:15 PM ADP Employment Change 227K 218K 189K 200K
2018-12-05 01:15 PM ADP Employment Change 227K 161K


United States Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 3.70 3.70 10.80 2.50 percent [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 250.00 118.00 1115.00 -834.00 Thousand [+]
Nonfarm Payrolls Private 246.00 121.00 1089.00 -821.00 Thousand [+]
Government Payrolls 4.00 -3.00 427.00 -260.00 Thousand [+]
Manufacturing Payrolls 32.00 18.00 572.00 -519.00 Thousand [+]
Initial Jobless Claims 224.00 221.00 695.00 162.00 Thousand [+]
Continuing Jobless Claims 1668.00 1670.00 6635.00 988.00 Thousand [+]
ADP Employment Change 227.00 218.00 384.00 -836.00 Thousand [+]
Employed Persons 156562.00 155962.00 156562.00 57635.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 6075.00 5964.00 15352.00 1596.00 Thousand [+]
Average Hourly Earnings 0.20 0.30 0.60 -0.20 percent [+]
Average Weekly Hours 34.50 34.50 34.60 33.70 Hours [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 62.90 62.70 67.30 58.10 percent [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 0.84 0.85 2.80 0.74 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 8.30 8.50 19.50 7.80 percent [+]
Labour Costs 109.66 109.33 109.66 17.00 Index Points [+]
Productivity 105.67 105.10 105.67 26.03 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 7070.00 7291.00 7313.00 2132.00 Thousand [+]
Job Offers 7009.00 7293.00 7293.00 2196.00 Thousand [+]
Challenger Job Cuts 75644.00 55285.00 248475.00 15100.00 Persons [+]
Wages 22.89 22.82 22.89 2.50 USD/Hour [+]
Wage Growth 4.60 4.79 13.78 -5.88 percent [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 21.68 21.62 21.68 1.27 USD/Hour [+]
Minimum Wages 7.25 7.25 7.25 0.25 USD/Hour [+]
Employment Cost Index 0.80 0.60 1.60 0.20 percent [+]
Population 325.72 323.41 325.72 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 [+]
Employment Rate 60.60 60.40 64.70 55.00 percent [+]
Full Time Employment 129212.00 128894.00 129212.00 64640.00 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment 27297.00 27055.00 28134.00 10086.00 Thousand [+]
Living Wage Family 2380.00 2270.00 2380.00 2160.00 USD/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 1660.00 1560.00 1660.00 1450.00 USD/Month [+]
Wages High Skilled 4520.00 4330.00 4950.00 4330.00 USD/Month [+]
Wages Low Skilled 1960.00 1760.00 2340.00 1760.00 USD/Month [+]


United States ADP Employment Change

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 November of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
227.00 218.00 384.00 -836.00 2001 - 2018 Thousand Monthly
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Canada -23.00 Oct/18
United States 227.00 Oct/18


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