November Employment Trends Report [Infographic]

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), total nonfarm payroll employment added 271,000 jobs in October with an unemployment rate of 5%. Over the past three months, total non-farm payroll employment gains have averaged 187,000 while the average stands at 230,000 per month over the last 12 months. 

The professional and business services sector saw the largest gains in October with 78,000 jobs added while health care came in second, adding 45,000 jobs. Temporary help services added 24,500 jobs this month. 

Check out the November 2015 Employment Trends Infographic below for key information from the BLS’s Employment Situation Report as well as some of the latest statistics and commentary on the staffing industry from the American Staffing Association (ASA)

Download or view the PDF here > November 2015 Employment Trends Infographic