By Brilliant® | March 12, 2024

Total nonfarm payroll employment in the U.S. increased by 275,000 in February — economic growth is still solid. The unemployment rate rose slightly to 3.9%, and this rate has been under 4% for 25 consecutive months.

Job gains occurred in health care, in government, in food services and drinking places, in social assistance, and in transportation and warehousing.

Learn more about the recent BLS employment update below.

February 2024 U.S. Employment Statistics

For the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics February jobs report, click here.

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