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Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages

QCEW News Releases

Atlantic, NJ, has the largest county over-the-year June employment loss at -34.2%


From June 2019 to June 2020, Atlantic, NJ, had the largest county percentage decrease in employment at -34.2 percent. Atlantic, NJ, also had the largest county over-the-year percentage increase in average weekly wages in second quarter 2020 at 22.5 percent.

County Employment and Wages (QCEW) database now fully updated through 2nd quarter 2020


BLS updated the full Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW) database through the second quarter of 2020. Links to updated databases, files, and tables can be found at
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