Government Payrolls in the United States increased by 136 thousand in March of 2021. source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Government Payrolls in the United States averaged 17.88 Thousand from 1939 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 517 Thousand in August of 2020 and a record low of -948 Thousand in April of 2020. This page provides the latest reported value for - United States Government Payrolls - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United States Government Payrolls - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2021.

Government Payrolls in the United States is expected to be 10.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Government Payrolls in the United States to stand at 2.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United States Government Payrolls is projected to trend around 60.00 Thousand in 2022, according to our econometric models.

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United States Government Payrolls

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
136.00 -90.00 517.00 -948.00 1939 - 2021 Thousand Monthly
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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2021-01-08 01:30 PM Dec -45K -81K -3K
2021-02-05 01:30 PM Jan 43K -23K -5K
2021-03-05 01:30 PM Feb -86K 76K -10K
2021-04-02 12:30 PM Mar 136K -90K 225K
2021-05-07 12:30 PM Apr 136K 100K
2021-06-04 12:30 PM May
2021-07-02 12:30 PM Jun
2021-08-06 12:30 PM Jul

United States Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 6.00 6.20 14.80 2.50 percent [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 916.00 468.00 4846.00 -20679.00 Thousand [+]
Nonfarm Payrolls Private 780.00 558.00 4807.00 -19731.00 Thousand [+]
Government Payrolls 136.00 -90.00 517.00 -948.00 Thousand [+]
Manufacturing Payrolls 53.00 18.00 655.00 -1715.00 Thousand [+]
Initial Jobless Claims 553.00 566.00 6149.00 162.00 Thousand [+]
Continuing Jobless Claims 3660.00 3651.00 23128.00 988.00 Thousand [+]
ADP Employment Change 742.00 565.00 4350.00 -19392.00 Thousand [+]
Employed Persons 150848.00 150239.00 158735.00 57172.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 9710.00 9972.00 23109.00 1596.00 Thousand [+]
Average Hourly Earnings -0.10 0.30 4.60 -1.30 percent [+]
Average Weekly Hours 34.90 34.60 34.90 33.70 Hours [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 61.50 61.40 67.30 58.10 percent [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 2.59 2.51 4.40 0.08 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 11.10 10.90 27.40 4.80 percent [+]
Labour Costs 116.42 114.74 117.68 17.00 points [+]
Productivity 111.09 112.29 112.29 25.99 points [+]
Job Vacancies 7151.00 7080.00 7784.00 2157.00 Thousand [+]
Job Offers 7367.00 7099.00 7574.00 2232.00 Thousand [+]
Challenger Job Cuts 22913.00 30603.00 671129.00 15100.00 Persons [+]
Wages 25.21 25.19 25.21 2.50 USD/Hour [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 23.29 23.20 23.29 1.27 USD/Hour [+]
Wage Growth 4.41 0.10 13.78 -6.64 percent [+]
Minimum Wages 7.25 7.25 7.25 0.25 USD/Hour [+]
Employment Cost Index 0.90 0.70 2.00 0.20 percent [+]
Population 329.48 328.33 329.48 76.09 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 66.00 66.00 66.00 66.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 66.00 66.00 66.00 66.00 [+]
Employment Rate 57.80 57.60 64.70 51.30 percent [+]
Full Time Employment 125803.00 124868.00 131755.00 64640.00 Thousand [+]
Pandemic Unemployment Assistance Claims 133.32 131.72 1352.29 32.08 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment 25078.00 25109.00 28134.00 10086.00 Thousand [+]
Jobless Claims 4-week Average 611.75 655.75 5301.25 179.00 Thousand [+]


United States Government Payrolls
Government Payrolls reports the absolute change in the number of employees working in the Government sector in the United States. It includes Federal, State and Local governments.