U.S. Adds 157,000 Jobs in July; Unemployment Rate Down to 3.9%

Aug 6, 2018 | Member News

The U.S. Department of Labor released its hiring and unemployment numbers for July on Friday, August 3. In July, 157,000 new jobs were added and the unemployment rate fell to 3.9 percent from 4 percent the previous month.

 

Read the report from the New York Times (https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/03/business/economy/july-jobs-report-2018.html)