Newark Jobs Report

December 2019 Jobs Report

Jobs Added

Metro +4,400
  • Month Over Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 11,667
  • Year Over Year: +1.0%
State -4,900
  • Month Over Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 8,533
  • Year Over Year: +1.1%
National +147,000
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 197,667
  • Year Over Year: +1.4%

Unemployment Rate

Metro %
  • Month Over Month: %
  • 3 Month Average: 0%
  • Year Over Year: %
State %
  • Month Over Month: %
  • 3 Month Average: 0%
  • Year Over Year: %
National 3.5%
  • Month Over Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 3.53%
  • Year Over Year: -0.4%

Local Industry Job Growth from the B.L.S.

Financial Activities -900
  • From Last Month: -0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 768
  • From Last Year: -1.5%
Information -7,200
  • From Last Month: -2.4%
  • 3 Month Average: 293
  • From Last Year: -0.7%
Leisure & Hospitality +2,000
  • From Last Month: +0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 950
  • From Last Year: +3.2%
Manufacturing -1,400
  • From Last Month: -0.4%
  • 3 Month Average: 362
  • From Last Year: -0.5%
Retail Trade +11,400
  • From Last Month: +1.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 971
  • From Last Year: -0.2%
Transportation, Warehousing, & Utilities +7,800
  • From Last Month: +2.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 398
  • From Last Year: +1.1%
Trade, Transportation, & Utilities +18,400
  • From Last Month: +1.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 1,778
  • From Last Year: 0.0%
Manufacturing -1,400
  • From Last Month: -0.4%
  • 3 Month Average: 362
  • From Last Year: -0.5%
Manufacturing -1,400
  • From Last Month: -0.4%
  • 3 Month Average: 362
  • From Last Year: -0.5%
Goods Producing -13,300
  • From Last Month: -1.7%
  • 3 Month Average: 783
  • From Last Year: -0.4%
Education & Health Services +1,700
  • From Last Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 2,102
  • From Last Year: +2.6%
Manufacturing -1,400
  • From Last Month: -0.4%
  • 3 Month Average: 362
  • From Last Year: -0.5%

U.S. Job Growth for All Sectors

Local Job Reports

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