Jed Kolko

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Jed Kolko

Jed Kolko

Jed Kolko is Chief Economist at the Indeed Hiring Lab. Previously he was Chief Economist and VP of Analytics at Trulia, the online real estate marketplace. He has also led research teams at the Public Policy Institute of California and at Forrester Research. Jed specializes in using large-scale proprietary and publicly available datasets to uncover insights about labor markets, the future of work, demographics, housing markets, and urban trends. He earned his B.A. in Social Studies and his Ph.D. in economics at Harvard University.


State of the Labor Market

September Jobs Report: Hurricanes Kept Workers at Home, but Broader Unemployment Rate at Ten-Year Low

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Read Indeed Chief Economist Jed Kolko's review of the September Jobs Report.


Occupation Spotlight, Regional

Where Tech Salaries Go Furthest, 2017

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Indeed Chief Economist Jed Kolko provides insight into where your tech salaries will go the furthest in the U.S. cities.


Demographics, State of the Labor Market

How Trump and Clinton Supporters are Doing in Today’s Labor Market

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Broader unemployment rate and median wages have improved more since January for Clinton supporters.


State of the Labor Market

August Jobs Report: Labor Market Plateau, Blue Collar Jobs Bright Spot

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According to Indeed Chief Economist Jed Kolko, August job gains were led by mining, construction, and manufacturing, three blue-collar industries.


State of the Labor Market

August Jobs Report Preview: A Less Disruptive Labor Market

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Job growth in the past quarter is ahead of the 2016 pace and way ahead of what’s needed to keep up with population growth.


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