Sep 02, 2015
Private Sector Employment Increased by 190,000 Jobs in August
ADP Employment Report (09/02/15)
Private sector employment increased by 190,000 jobs from July to August, according to Automatic Data Processing. Goods-producing employment rose by 17,000 jobs in August, more than double the 7,000 gained in July. The construction industry added 17,000 jobs in August, up from 15,000 last month. Meanwhile, manufacturing added 7,000 jobs in August, after gaining only 1,000 in July. Service-providing employment rose by 173,000 jobs in August, up slightly from 170,000 in July.