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Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey

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The Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS) program produces data on job openings, hires, and separations.

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Latest Job Openings Level: 8,059,000(p) in Apr 2024 Historical Data

Latest Job Openings Rate: 4.8%(p) in Apr 2024 Historical Data

Latest Hires Rate: 3.6%(p) in Apr 2024 Historical Data

Latest Total Separations Rate: 3.4%(p) in Apr 2024 Historical Data

Latest Quits Rate: 2.2%(p) in Apr 2024 Historical Data

Latest Layoffs/Discharges Rate: 1.0%(p) in Apr 2024 Historical Data

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News Releases

//JOLTS Resilio TEST 07102024// Job Openings and Labor Turnover

07/10/2024

//JOLTS Resilio TEST 07102024// Job Openings and Labor Turnover
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//JLTST ZUNI3 QCT F5 10/16/2023// February job openings rates down in 13 states, up in 6;

10/16/2023

//JLTST ZUNI3 QCT F5 10/16/2023// Job openings rates decreased in 13 states and increased in 6.
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Next Release

Job Openings and Labor Turnover data for July 2024 are scheduled to be released July 12, 2024, at 10:00 A.M. Eastern Time.
State Job Openings and Labor Turnover data for March 2022 are scheduled to be released May 18, 2022, at 10:00 A.M. Eastern Time.

Publications

Monthly Labor Review

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Employment growth accelerates in 2018, extending a lengthy expansion

This article uses data from the Current Employment Statistics survey to examine the state of U.S. employment in 2018. read more »

The Economics Daily

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A look at consolidated leave plans in 2018

A consolidated leave plan provides a single amount of time off for workers to use for vacation, illness, or personal business. Three-quarters of workers had access to paid vacations in 2018. Of those workers, 36 percent had consolidated leave plans. For those workers, the number of paid days off increased as length of service increased. The average in 2018 was 14 days at 1 year of service and 24 days at 20 years of service. read more »