New Jersey Summary Tables

Levels

Measure Level 12 Month Average Series High High Date Series Low Low Date
Hires 139,000 162,500 293,000 June 2020 87,000 October 2012
Job openings 309,000 278,667 323,000 July 2021 61,000 August 2009
Layoffs and discharges 20,000 41,750 517,000 March 2020 20,000 December 2021
Quits 99,000 94,583 110,000 May 2007 28,000 August 2009
Total separations 130,000 146,583 611,000 March 2020 77,000 December 2011

Rates

Measure Rate National Rank 12 Month Average Series High High Date Series Low Low Date
Hires 3.4% 50 4.1% 8.2% June 2020 2.2% March 2013
Job openings 7.1% 24 6.6% 7.5% July 2021 1.6% October 2009
Layoffs and discharges 0.5% 49 1.1% 12.3% March 2020 0.5% December 2021
Quits 2.4% 46 2.4% 2.8% October 2020 0.7% August 2009
Total separations 3.2% 47 3.7% 14.6% March 2020 2.0% December 2011

Hires

State Level Rate Prior Month Prior Year Rank
Alaska 18,000 5.8% 6.4% 5.6% 1
South Carolina 114,000 5.3% 5.8% 4.4% 2
Georgia 238,000 5.1% 5.2% 4.4% 5
Kentucky 98,000 5.1% 5.5% 4.7% 5
Montana 25,000 5.1% 5.6% 4.6% 5
Vermont 15,000 5.1% 4.7% 4.2% 5
Wyoming 14,000 5.1% 5.4% 4.7% 5
California 624,000 3.7% 4.2% 3.5% 46
Massachusetts 131,000 3.7% 3.4% 3.2% 46
New York 340,000 3.7% 3.6% 3.1% 46
Minnesota 103,000 3.6% 3.8% 3.3% 48
Washington 124,000 3.6% 4.0% 3.6% 48
New Jersey 139,000 3.4% 3.8% 3.8% 50
District of Columbia 21,000 2.8% 3.0% 2.2% 51
United States 6,263,000 4.2% 4.4% 3.8%