Employment growth has slowed in 2019 and may do so again in 2020.


State of the Labor Market

October 2019 Jobs Report: Slowing, but Still Growing

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The US economy added 128,000 jobs last month, and the unemployment rate is at 3.6%, up from 3.5% in September.


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Indeed Healthcare Jobs Tracker: Robust Employment Growth, Rising Wages

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In the Indeed Hiring Lab’s healthcare tracker, we analyze the Healthcare and Social Assistance industry using the latest Bureau of Labor Statistics data. We look at the state of overall Healthcare and Social Assistance employment, the industry’s subsectors and associated wages.


Employment growth in the middle-wage industries has slowed

State of the Labor Market

October 2019 Jobs Day Preview: Middle-Wage Industries Are Leading the Employment Growth Slowdown

Employment growth in the middle-wage industries has slowed
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Industries in mining, transportation, and construction are major contributors to this year’s slowdown in the labor market.


International

Job Search Behavior Changes as US Work Visa Requirements Tighten

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The tightening of US national borders has had an impact on the job market.


State of the Labor Market

Working Part-Time, but Not for a Long Time

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Even workers who choose reduced hours don’t expect to work part-time forever.


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