The number of job vacancies in the United States unexpectedly increased by 358 thousand to reach 10.1 million in April 2023, surpassing market expectations of 9.375 million. This latest figure represented a rebound from the previous month's near two-year low of 9.745 million and indicated a persistently tight labor market, which could potentially pave the way for additional interest rate hikes by the Federal Reserve. Notably, openings saw significant increases in several industries, including retail trade (209 thousand); health care and social assistance (185 thousand); and transportation, warehousing, and utilities (154 thousand). In terms of regional distribution, job openings rose in the West (236 thousand), the Midwest (137 thousand), and the South (20 thousand), but declined in the Northeast (-34 thousand). source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Job Offers in the United States averaged 5199.40 Thousand from 2000 until 2023, reaching an all time high of 12027.00 Thousand in March of 2022 and a record low of 2232.00 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 2023.
Job Offers in the United States is expected to be 9500.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations.