The number of job openings in the US rose by almost 1.0 million from the previous month to a new record high of 9.286 million in April 2021, easily beating market expectations of 8.3 million. Jobs were created in a number of industries with the largest increases being recorded in accommodation and food services (+349,000), other services (+115,000), and durable goods manufacturing (+78,000). Meanwhile, there were declines in educational services (-23,000) and in mining and logging (-8,000). Large and small business owners have been complaining about the difficulty of finding qualified workers, despite the high unemployment rate due to the pandemic. Meanwhile, the number of hires rose by 69 thousand to 6.075 million, while total separations including quits, layoffs and discharges, and other separations increased by 324 thousand to 5.760 million. source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Job Offers in the United States averaged 4639.26 Thousand from 2000 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 9286 Thousand in April of 2021 and a record low of 2232 Thousand in July of 2009. This page provides the latest reported value for - United States Job Openings - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United States Job Openings - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on June of 2021.
Job Offers in the United States is expected to be 7500.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Job Offers in the United States to stand at 6600.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United States Job Openings is projected to trend around 5900.00 Thousand in 2022, according to our econometric models.