CES News Releases

Payroll employment increases by 288,000 in June; unemployment rate declines to 6.1%

07/03/2014

Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 288,000 in June, and the unemployment rate declined to 6.1 percent. Job gains were widespread, led by employment growth in professional and business services, retail trade, food services and drinking places, and health care.
HTML | PDF | RSS | Commissioner's Statement

Current CES Economic News Releases

  • Current Employment Statistics Highlights, Monthly -- a package of charts and analysis featuring the latest industry employment numbers (PDF)
  • Real Earnings (HTML) (PDF)
  • Strike Report
  • Subscribe to the BLS News Service-- receive The Employment Situation and Real Earnings news releases by e-mail.
  • Upcoming Release Dates through 2014.

Archived