The number of job openings in the US rose by 268 thousand from the previous month to 7.367 million in February 2021, the highest level since January 2019 and above market expectations of 6.995 million. Job openings increased in health care and social assistance (+233,000), accommodation and food services (+104,000), and arts, entertainment, and recreation (+56,000); but declined in state and local government education (-117,000), educational services (-35,000), and information (-34,000). Meanwhile, the number of hires rose by 273 thousand to 5.738 million, while total separations including quits, layoffs and discharges, and other separations were up 133 thousand to 5.456 million. source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Job Offers in the United States averaged 4604.47 Thousand from 2000 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 7574 Thousand in November of 2018 and a record low of 2232 Thousand in July of 2009. This page provides the latest reported value for - United States Job Openings - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United States Job Openings - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2021.
Job Offers in the United States is expected to be 7200.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Job Offers in the United States to stand at 6600.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United States Job Openings is projected to trend around 5900.00 Thousand in 2022, according to our econometric models.