Payrolls Fall 17,000; Jobless Up to 6.1%
- U.S. Payrolls Report Biggest Gain in Four Months. Teissoniere, Georgianne Ocasio // Caribbean Business;3/17/2005, Vol. 33 Issue 10, p10
The article presents information about the U.S. Labor Department, which has revealed that American payrolls logged their biggest gain in four months in February 2005, but the jobless rate ticked up as more people joined the work force. Nonfarm payrolls grew 262,000, better than the 225,000 gain...
- Most cities see job growth. Investor's Business Daily // Investors Business Daily;8/28/2014, pA02
Payrolls expanded in 327 out of 372 metropolitan areas in July vs. a year earlier, while 41 saw declines and 4 had no change, the Labor Dept. said. Jobless rates were lower in 348 metro areas, higher in 16 and flat in 8. Yuma, Ariz., and El Centro, Calif., had the highest unemployment rates at...
- U.S. September job loss worst since 1991. Torres, Carlos // Inside Tucson Business;10/8/2001, Vol. 11 Issue 29, p20
Discusses the report of the Labor Department on the drop of payrolls in the United States. Percentage of unemployment in the country; Effect of the September 11 terrorist attacks on the business establishments; Expectation of analysts for additional joblessness rate.
- April Payrolls Up 165,000; Jobless Rate Down a Tad. // Bond Buyer;5/6/2013, Vol. 384 Issue 33906, p2
The article focuses on a report released by the U.S. Labor Department that shows the non-farm payrolls has increased up to 165,000 whereas the unemployment rate has dropped down by 0.1 point to 7.5 percent in April 2013.
- Payrolls Increase 216,000; Jobless Rate Slips to 8.8%. Temple-West, Patrick // Bond Buyer;4/4/2011, Vol. 376 Issue 33493, p30
The article reports on the status of non-farm payrolls that increased by 216,000 and the unemployment rate in Washington that fell to the lowest level since 2010 revealed by the U.S. Department of Labor.
- Payrolls in U.S. rose 192,000 in March, unemployment 6.7%. Woellert, Lorraine // Ebn.benefitsnews.com;4/4/2014, p1
The article presents a report from the U.S. Department of Labor on the increase of payrolls in the U.S. in March 2014 while the unemployment rate held at 6.7% even as more Americans entered the labor force.
- Non-Farm Payrolls Up 135,000 in Feb. Floyd, Daniel F. // Bond Buyer;03/12/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31094, p2
Reports on the rise in payrolls outside the agricultural sector in January 2001, according to the United States Department of Labor. Comparison of non-farm payrolls in January 2001 with that of the previous month; Payroll gains posted by service-producing jobs within the non-farm sector.
- Payrolls Gain 200,000; Jobless Rate at 8.5%. Glazier, Kyle // Bond Buyer;1/9/2012, Vol. 379 Issue 33644, p2
The article focuses on the report of the U.S. Department of Labor that the country's non-farm payroll employment has increased to 200,000, while the unemployment rate declined to 8.5% in December 2011.
- The FLSA and Overtime Pay. Crampton, Suzanne M.; Hodge, John W.; Mishra, Jitendra M. // Public Personnel Management;Fall2003, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p331
Many employers are unwittingly violating a U.S. Department of Labor pay rule, and they could pay a high price as a result. In fact, U.S. companies could owe as much as $39 billion In back pay. The rule on overtime compensation has been in effect since 1954, but it has come to the fore, mostly in...