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Monthly Job Creation, April 2012-2017 [JSON] [iframe]

Chart uploaded on May 5, 2017.

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In April 2017, the economy created 211,000 new jobs. The previous month, March 2017's job creation numbers were revised down to 79,000 jobs created. While still in positive territory, the job creation numbers have slowed down as we've gotten closer to full employment.

Data Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, All Employees: Total Nonfarm Payrolls [PAYEMS], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/PAYEMS, May 5, 2017. Change from Prior Month.

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