Payroll employment rose by 210,000 in November
7/14/2022, 2:42:45 PM
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, payroll jobs increased by a net 210,000 during November. This, coming on the heels of a whopping 613,000 jobs added in October, makes the total number of new payroll jobs created in the first 11 months of this year 6.1 million. It should be noted that the number of jobs created during November was larger than the net increase noted above by order of magnitudes. More than 4 million people quit their jobs during the month, and another 2 million were let go or otherwise separated from their jobs. So there were close to 6.5 million new hires in November.