The number of Americans who quit their jobs voluntarily rose to 4.4 million in September, a record since the data become available in 2000 as workers looked for higher wages and better working conditions. There was a record number of people quitting jobs in the leisure and hospitality, manufacturing and health care sectors. Also, quits went up in arts, entertainment and recreation, other services, and state and local government education. source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Job Quits in the United States averaged 2689.71 Thousands from 2000 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 4434 Thousands in September of 2021 and a record low of 1555 Thousands in August of 2009. This page includes a chart with historical data for the United States Job Quits. United States Job Quits - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on December of 2021.

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United States Job Quits

Related Last Previous Unit Reference
Job Offers 10438.00 10629.00 Thousand Sep/21
Job Quits Rate 3.00 2.90 Percent Sep/21
United States Job Quits
Job quits are voluntary separations initiated by the employee. The quits rate is computed by dividing the number of quits by employment and multiplying that quotient by 100.