ADP National
Employment Report

August 2014

204,000

Change in U.S. nonfarm private sector employment

78,000

Small Business jobs

75,000

Medium Business jobs

52,000

Large Business jobs

23,000
Manufacturing

5,000
Financial Activities

15,000
Construction

< BACK TO ALL

NATIONAL EMPLOYMENT REPORT

ADP National Employment Report Shows 204,000 Jobs Added in August

Private-sector employment increased by 204,000 from July to August, on a seasonally adjusted basis.

Highlights

  • Small businesses (1-49 employees) +78,000
  • Medium businesses (50-499 employees) +75,000
  • Large businesses (500 or more employees) +52,000

Note: All size data included in the ADP National Employment Report is based on size of business, defined as an entity with a unique Employer Identification Number, which may include multiple establishments. Sum of components may not equal total due to rounding.

“August marks the fifth straight month of employment gains above 200,000, continuing an encouraging trend for the U.S. labor market.”

– Carlos Rodriguez, president and chief executive officer of ADP

Download the Press Release

View This Month’s Small Business Report

Change in Nonfarm Private Employment (in thousands) Tweet this chart

Historical Trend - Change in Total Nonfarm Private Employment (in thousands) Tweet this chart

Total Nonfarm Private Employment by Company Size (in thousands) Tweet this chart

Change in Total Nonfarm Private Employment by Selected Industry (in thousands) Tweet this chart

Download the Press Release

National Employment Report
For more data and analysis, download the press release.

Download Press Release

For additional insights, download the historical data (Excel file)



Subscribe to receive reports monthly via email or RSS:

About This Report: The ADP National Employment Report provides a monthly snapshot of the current U.S. nonfarm private sector employment situation based on actual transactional payroll data.

 

National Employment Report
For more data and analysis, download the press release.

Download Press Release

For additional insights, download the historical data (Excel file)

Subscribe to receive reports monthly via email or RSS:

Contact Us

ADP Research Institute®

Call: (973) 974-7406
Email: ADP Research Institute

Media Inquiries

Call: (617) 520-7048
Email: Public Relations

New Products or Services

Call: (800) 225-5237


ADP Research Institute®