Monthly Jobs Summary: June 2019

By Robert Half July 5, 2019 at 7:43am

JUNE 2019 U.S. BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS MONTHLY JOBS SUMMARY

224,000 JOBS ADDED*

3.7% UNEMPLOYMENT RATE*

2.1% UNEMPLOYMENT RATE FOR COLLEGE GRADS*/**

UNEMPLOYMENT RATE OVER THE PAST 12 MONTHS*

    Unemployment Rate Unemployment Rate for College Grads**
  July '18 3.9% 2.2%
  August '18 3.8% 2.0%
  September '18 3.7% 2.0%
  October '18 3.8% 2.0%
  November '18 3.7% 2.2%
  December '18 3.9% 2.1%
  Janaury '19 4.0% 2.4%
  February '19 3.8% 2.2%
  March '19 3.8% 2.0%
  April '19 3.6% 2.1%
  May '19 3.6% 2.1%
  Month '19 3.7% 2.1%

*Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

 

**College-degreed workers 25 and older

See what these results mean for job seekers and employers at roberthalf.com/blog.

 

GETTING COLD FEET

28% of workers said they have backed out of a job after initially accepting it.

Source: Robert Half survey of more than 2,800 workers in the U.S.

© 2019 Robert Half. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans.

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