ADP National
Employment Report

May 2014

179,000

Change in U.S. nonfarm private sector employment

82,000

Small Business jobs

61,000

Medium Business jobs

37,000

Large Business jobs

10,000
Manufacturing

6,000
Financial Activities

14,000
Construction

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NATIONAL EMPLOYMENT REPORT

ADP National Employment Report Shows 179,000 Jobs Added in May

Private-sector employment increased by 179,000 from April to May, on a seasonally adjusted basis.

Highlights

  • Small businesses (1-49 employees) +82,000
  • Medium businesses (50-499 employees) +61,000
  • Large businesses (500 or more employees) +37,000

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.

“After a strong post-winter rebound in April, job growth in May slowed somewhat. The 179,000 jobs added figure is higher than May of last year and in line with the average over the past twelve months.”

– Carlos Rodriguez, president and chief executive officer of ADP

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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.

 

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