Indeed Hiring Lab
Pay gains remain strong, but fewer workers are keeping up with rising prices.
With demand for labor historically high, employers continue to have a hard time filling open roles.
Jobless women search urgently for work less often than men.
Several key indicators of labor market health are moving closer to pre-pandemic levels.
Occupational mismatch is actually lower today than before the pandemic.
US job postings on Indeed.com on February 18 were 60.4% above February 1, 2020, the pre-pandemic baseline. Job postings have yet to substantially rebound post-omicron surge.