09152019Sun
Last updateThu, 12 Sep 2019 5pm

Manufacturing & The Economy

U.S. Added 130,000 Jobs in August

Total nonfarm payroll employment rose by 130,000 in August, below economists' expectations, and the unemployment rate was unchanged at 3.7%, the U.S. Department of Labor reported today. Employment in federal government rose, largely reflecting the hiring of temporary workers for the 2020 Census. Notable job gains also occurred in health care and financial activities, while mining lost jobs. Manufacturing increased by 3,000.

Subscribe SUM19

FREE SUBSCRIPTION*

• Print magazine
Digital magazine
• VALVE eNews
Read the latest issue

*to qualified valve professionals in the U.S./Canada

Looking for a career in the Valve Industry?

ValveCareers Horiz

To learn more, visit the Valve Careers YouTube channel to watch the videos below or visit ValveCareers.com a special initiative of the Valve Manufacturers Association

  • Latest Post

  • Popular

  • Links

  • Events

New Products