Government Payrolls in the United States increased by 67 thousand in May of 2021. source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Government Payrolls in the United States averaged 17.90 Thousand from 1939 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 517 Thousand in August of 2020 and a record low of -948 Thousand in April of 2020. This page provides the latest reported value for - United States Government Payrolls - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United States Government Payrolls - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on June of 2021.

Government Payrolls in the United States is expected to be 10.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Government Payrolls in the United States to stand at 2.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United States Government Payrolls is projected to trend around 60.00 Thousand in 2022, according to our econometric models.

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United States Government Payrolls

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
67.00 59.00 517.00 -948.00 1939 - 2021 Thousand Monthly
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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2021-03-05 01:30 PM Feb -86K 76K -10K
2021-04-02 12:30 PM Mar 136K -90K 225K
2021-05-07 12:30 PM Apr 48K 62K 100K
2021-06-04 12:30 PM May 67K 59K 25K
2021-07-02 12:30 PM Jun 67K 50K
2021-08-06 12:30 PM Jul
2021-09-03 12:30 PM Aug
2021-10-08 12:30 PM Sep

United States Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.80 6.10 14.80 2.50 percent [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 559.00 278.00 4846.00 -20679.00 Thousand [+]
Nonfarm Payrolls Private 492.00 219.00 4807.00 -19731.00 Thousand [+]
Government Payrolls 67.00 59.00 517.00 -948.00 Thousand [+]
Manufacturing Payrolls 23.00 -32.00 655.00 -1715.00 Thousand [+]
Initial Jobless Claims 412.00 375.00 6149.00 162.00 Thousand [+]
Continuing Jobless Claims 3518.00 3517.00 23128.00 988.00 Thousand [+]
ADP Employment Change 978.00 654.00 4350.00 -19392.00 Thousand [+]
Employed Persons 151620.00 151176.00 158735.00 57172.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 9316.00 9812.00 23109.00 1596.00 Thousand [+]
Average Hourly Earnings 0.50 0.70 4.60 -1.30 percent [+]
Average Weekly Hours 34.90 34.90 34.90 33.70 Hours [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 61.60 61.70 67.30 58.10 percent [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 2.33 2.60 4.40 0.08 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 9.90 11.00 27.40 4.80 percent [+]
Labour Costs 119.07 118.56 119.07 17.00 points [+]
Productivity 112.73 111.26 112.73 25.99 points [+]
Job Vacancies 9982.00 8237.00 9982.00 2157.00 Thousand [+]
Job Offers 9286.00 8288.00 9286.00 2232.00 Thousand [+]
Challenger Job Cuts 24586.00 22913.00 671129.00 15100.00 Persons [+]
Wages 25.60 25.46 25.60 2.50 USD/Hour [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 23.53 23.46 23.53 1.27 USD/Hour [+]
Wage Growth 4.41 0.10 13.78 -6.64 percent [+]
Minimum Wages 7.25 7.25 7.25 0.25 USD/Hour [+]
Employment Cost Index 0.90 0.70 2.00 0.20 percent [+]
Population 329.48 328.33 329.48 76.09 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 66.00 66.00 66.00 66.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 66.00 66.00 66.00 66.00 [+]
Employment Rate 58.00 57.90 64.70 51.30 percent [+]
Full Time Employment 126384.00 126161.00 131755.00 64640.00 Thousand [+]
Pandemic Unemployment Assistance Claims 118.03 71.30 1352.29 32.08 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment 25202.00 25024.00 28134.00 10086.00 Thousand [+]
Jobless Claims 4-week Average 395.00 403.00 5301.25 179.00 Thousand [+]


United States Government Payrolls
Government Payrolls reports the absolute change in the number of employees working in the Government sector in the United States. It includes Federal, State and Local governments.