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Month / YearEmployment
November, 20104,080,120 employed Most recent employment
October, 20104,089,600 employed
September, 20104,078,220 employed
August, 20104,113,950 employed
July, 20104,124,210 employed
June, 20104,138,430 employed
May, 20104,108,660 employed
April, 20104,105,750 employed
March, 20104,086,470 employed
February, 20104,088,270 employed
January, 20104,051,030 employed

What is the unemployment rate in New Jersey?

The current New Jersey employment is 4,080,120 employed, with the latest unemployment data collected by the Department of Labor Statistics in November 2010. New Jersey's employment has dropped over the last 12 monthes. The average employment over the last year has been 4,098,190.83 employed.

New Jersey's employment statistic is a measure of how many people are currently employed in the employed. The New Jersey employment numbers are collected monthly by the Department of Labor Statistics through employer polling, surveys. and a variety of other methods.

Unemployment Compensation in New Jersey

Unemployed workers in New Jersey can apply for unemployment insurance benefits under the New Jersey state unemployment program at the New Jersey Unemployment Office. For more information, read about New Jersey's unemployment benefits.

Historical employment in New Jersey

The Bureau of Labor Statistics maintains an archive of historical monthly and yearly statewide employment numbers for New Jersey for every year back to 1976. This table contains all employment statistics available for New Jersey, arranged from newest to oldest.

New JerseyEmployment
Month / YearEmployment
November, 20104,080,120 employed
October, 20104,089,600 employed
September, 20104,078,220 employed
August, 20104,113,950 employed
July, 20104,124,210 employed
June, 20104,138,430 employed
May, 20104,108,660 employed
April, 20104,105,750 employed
March, 20104,086,470 employed
February, 20104,088,270 employed
January, 20104,051,030 employed
Annual Average, 20094,118,370 employed
December, 20094,075,330 employed
November, 20094,096,600 employed
October, 20094,086,290 employed
September, 20094,072,860 employed
August, 20094,136,790 employed
July, 20094,160,500 employed
June, 20094,160,790 employed
May, 20094,125,110 employed
April, 20094,140,980 employed
March, 20094,120,500 employed
February, 20094,118,840 employed
January, 20094,125,810 employed
Annual Average, 20084,256,950 employed
December, 20084,210,480 employed
November, 20084,234,740 employed
October, 20084,248,710 employed
September, 20084,230,660 employed
August, 20084,282,740 employed
July, 20084,304,410 employed
June, 20084,306,240 employed
May, 20084,262,920 employed
April, 20084,271,430 employed
March, 20084,256,860 employed
February, 20084,239,230 employed
January, 20084,234,990 employed
Annual Average, 20074,267,110 employed
December, 20074,283,130 employed
November, 20074,293,350 employed
October, 20074,272,790 employed
September, 20074,253,280 employed
August, 20074,286,910 employed
July, 20074,304,170 employed
June, 20074,303,240 employed
May, 20074,253,580 employed
April, 20074,247,300 employed
March, 20074,251,440 employed
February, 20074,231,320 employed
January, 20074,224,790 employed
Annual Average, 20064,260,090 employed
December, 20064,299,800 employed
November, 20064,288,230 employed
October, 20064,285,060 employed
September, 20064,243,200 employed
August, 20064,295,920 employed
July, 20064,298,030 employed
June, 20064,295,810 employed
May, 20064,245,260 employed
April, 20064,236,260 employed
March, 20064,230,190 employed
February, 20064,208,060 employed
January, 20064,195,240 employed
Annual Average, 20054,207,740 employed
December, 20054,247,350 employed
November, 20054,240,360 employed
October, 20054,248,250 employed
September, 20054,209,700 employed
August, 20054,259,110 employed
July, 20054,258,490 employed
June, 20054,246,100 employed
May, 20054,196,160 employed
April, 20054,182,180 employed
March, 20054,155,070 employed
February, 20054,132,460 employed
January, 20054,117,620 employed
Annual Average, 20044,144,220 employed
December, 20044,184,800 employed
November, 20044,183,790 employed
October, 20044,167,270 employed
September, 20044,133,880 employed
August, 20044,187,040 employed
July, 20044,189,300 employed
June, 20044,175,290 employed
May, 20044,123,830 employed
April, 20044,117,570 employed
March, 20044,099,810 employed
February, 20044,092,400 employed
January, 20044,075,700 employed
Annual Average, 20034,108,400 employed
December, 20034,137,220 employed
November, 20034,129,800 employed
October, 20034,117,450 employed
September, 20034,082,100 employed
August, 20034,125,360 employed
July, 20034,130,230 employed
June, 20034,138,080 employed
May, 20034,099,330 employed
April, 20034,101,860 employed
March, 20034,086,350 employed
February, 20034,083,090 employed
January, 20034,069,860 employed
Annual Average, 20024,117,270 employed
December, 20024,128,340 employed
November, 20024,122,290 employed
October, 20024,134,580 employed
September, 20024,121,640 employed
August, 20024,144,440 employed
July, 20024,148,390 employed
June, 20024,148,810 employed
May, 20024,113,580 employed
April, 20024,099,620 employed
March, 20024,096,590 employed
February, 20024,093,860 employed
January, 20024,055,050 employed
Annual Average, 20014,117,540 employed
December, 20014,116,520 employed
November, 20014,112,960 employed
October, 20014,114,630 employed
September, 20014,096,640 employed
August, 20014,127,570 employed
July, 20014,162,340 employed
June, 20014,157,440 employed
May, 20014,116,760 employed
April, 20014,117,040 employed
March, 20014,105,740 employed
February, 20014,093,840 employed
January, 20014,089,040 employed
Annual Average, 20004,130,310 employed
December, 20004,146,700 employed
November, 20004,126,730 employed
October, 20004,123,930 employed
September, 20004,093,700 employed
August, 20004,148,510 employed
July, 20004,155,680 employed
June, 20004,178,000 employed
May, 20004,127,250 employed
April, 20004,142,300 employed
March, 20004,123,600 employed
February, 20004,109,700 employed
January, 20004,087,650 employed
Annual Average, 19994,092,710 employed
December, 19994,139,140 employed
November, 19994,119,230 employed
October, 19994,100,660 employed
September, 19994,071,290 employed
August, 19994,125,310 employed
July, 19994,131,790 employed
June, 19994,123,030 employed
May, 19994,090,140 employed
April, 19994,063,030 employed
March, 19994,062,780 employed
February, 19994,051,770 employed
January, 19994,034,390 employed
Annual Average, 19984,047,060 employed
December, 19984,080,780 employed
November, 19984,066,900 employed
October, 19984,052,740 employed
September, 19984,036,410 employed
August, 19984,068,870 employed
July, 19984,084,450 employed
June, 19984,091,130 employed
May, 19984,049,420 employed
April, 19984,027,850 employed
March, 19984,016,610 employed
February, 19984,003,520 employed
January, 19983,986,060 employed
Annual Average, 19974,031,020 employed
December, 19974,053,710 employed
November, 19974,058,460 employed
October, 19974,038,840 employed
September, 19974,017,710 employed
August, 19974,075,460 employed
July, 19974,092,780 employed
June, 19974,075,840 employed
May, 19974,040,000 employed
April, 19974,012,960 employed
March, 19973,999,170 employed
February, 19973,968,490 employed
January, 19973,938,850 employed
Annual Average, 19963,925,790 employed
December, 19963,994,320 employed
November, 19963,989,180 employed
October, 19963,987,730 employed
September, 19963,951,590 employed
August, 19963,991,640 employed
July, 19963,989,780 employed
June, 19963,964,510 employed
May, 19963,906,680 employed
April, 19963,866,650 employed
March, 19963,852,010 employed
February, 19963,821,750 employed
January, 19963,793,690 employed
Annual Average, 19953,846,320 employed
December, 19953,842,550 employed
November, 19953,855,870 employed
October, 19953,862,980 employed
September, 19953,830,240 employed
August, 19953,875,340 employed
July, 19953,903,030 employed
June, 19953,889,710 employed
May, 19953,842,960 employed
April, 19953,835,270 employed
March, 19953,828,720 employed
February, 19953,811,740 employed
January, 19953,777,480 employed
Annual Average, 19943,789,960 employed
December, 19943,855,620 employed
November, 19943,842,660 employed
October, 19943,829,860 employed
September, 19943,793,460 employed
August, 19943,842,800 employed
July, 19943,836,100 employed
June, 19943,821,780 employed
May, 19943,772,610 employed
April, 19943,739,650 employed
March, 19943,725,300 employed
February, 19943,715,900 employed
January, 19943,703,790 employed
Annual Average, 19933,727,260 employed
December, 19933,755,710 employed
November, 19933,757,010 employed
October, 19933,738,060 employed
September, 19933,707,710 employed
August, 19933,775,790 employed
July, 19933,786,200 employed
June, 19933,788,720 employed
May, 19933,732,830 employed
April, 19933,689,410 employed
March, 19933,685,350 employed
February, 19933,667,110 employed
January, 19933,643,260 employed
Annual Average, 19923,709,470 employed
December, 19923,713,600 employed
November, 19923,705,280 employed
October, 19923,690,740 employed
September, 19923,678,570 employed
August, 19923,739,520 employed
July, 19923,757,330 employed
June, 19923,754,220 employed
May, 19923,705,660 employed
April, 19923,709,160 employed
March, 19923,700,250 employed
February, 19923,678,740 employed
January, 19923,680,590 employed
Annual Average, 19913,776,630 employed
December, 19913,734,700 employed
November, 19913,753,220 employed
October, 19913,769,480 employed
September, 19913,766,540 employed
August, 19913,806,910 employed
July, 19913,841,310 employed
June, 19913,841,540 employed
May, 19913,772,930 employed
April, 19913,785,410 employed
March, 19913,755,030 employed
February, 19913,749,190 employed
January, 19913,743,340 employed
Annual Average, 19903,864,960 employed
December, 19903,831,870 employed
November, 19903,842,920 employed
October, 19903,859,720 employed
September, 19903,849,010 employed
August, 19903,908,340 employed
July, 19903,935,130 employed
June, 19903,939,650 employed
May, 19903,878,480 employed
April, 19903,848,810 employed
March, 19903,849,260 employed
February, 19903,827,360 employed
January, 19903,808,950 employed
Annual Average, 19893,835,330 employed
December, 19893,848,440 employed
November, 19893,850,490 employed
October, 19893,833,330 employed
September, 19893,802,690 employed
August, 19893,875,580 employed
July, 19893,885,780 employed
June, 19893,880,320 employed
May, 19893,826,430 employed
April, 19893,814,130 employed
March, 19893,813,640 employed
February, 19893,798,850 employed
January, 19893,794,280 employed
Annual Average, 19883,821,830 employed
December, 19883,835,750 employed
November, 19883,835,700 employed
October, 19883,822,600 employed
September, 19883,804,480 employed
August, 19883,877,220 employed
July, 19883,881,970 employed
June, 19883,872,770 employed
May, 19883,798,350 employed
April, 19883,803,320 employed
March, 19883,779,100 employed
February, 19883,778,820 employed
January, 19883,771,890 employed
Annual Average, 19873,798,540 employed
December, 19873,829,630 employed
November, 19873,830,820 employed
October, 19873,822,190 employed
September, 19873,786,300 employed
August, 19873,875,150 employed
July, 19873,869,000 employed
June, 19873,846,610 employed
May, 19873,803,830 employed
April, 19873,762,260 employed
March, 19873,745,410 employed
February, 19873,713,510 employed
January, 19873,697,720 employed
Annual Average, 19863,706,540 employed
December, 19863,748,390 employed
November, 19863,746,690 employed
October, 19863,734,710 employed
September, 19863,710,610 employed
August, 19863,771,550 employed
July, 19863,776,990 employed
June, 19863,758,140 employed
May, 19863,682,270 employed
April, 19863,658,990 employed
March, 19863,647,360 employed
February, 19863,621,340 employed
January, 19863,621,480 employed
Annual Average, 19853,624,440 employed
December, 19853,667,400 employed
November, 19853,669,380 employed
October, 19853,660,330 employed
September, 19853,639,470 employed
August, 19853,684,750 employed
July, 19853,684,280 employed
June, 19853,647,700 employed
May, 19853,603,960 employed
April, 19853,587,400 employed
March, 19853,574,390 employed
February, 19853,542,280 employed
January, 19853,531,890 employed
Annual Average, 19843,560,940 employed
December, 19843,588,670 employed
November, 19843,581,370 employed
October, 19843,576,040 employed
September, 19843,555,720 employed
August, 19843,611,240 employed
July, 19843,640,630 employed
June, 19843,635,060 employed
May, 19843,584,480 employed
April, 19843,537,940 employed
March, 19843,504,460 employed
February, 19843,473,980 employed
January, 19843,441,680 employed
Annual Average, 19833,392,620 employed
December, 19833,497,560 employed
November, 19833,485,760 employed
October, 19833,455,590 employed
September, 19833,438,320 employed
August, 19833,490,410 employed
July, 19833,475,660 employed
June, 19833,426,290 employed
May, 19833,333,160 employed
April, 19833,313,720 employed
March, 19833,282,580 employed
February, 19833,258,970 employed
January, 19833,253,360 employed
Annual Average, 19823,314,530 employed
December, 19823,304,100 employed
November, 19823,313,130 employed
October, 19823,317,100 employed
September, 19823,310,560 employed
August, 19823,372,290 employed
July, 19823,379,760 employed
June, 19823,359,930 employed
May, 19823,327,220 employed
April, 19823,291,490 employed
March, 19823,283,800 employed
February, 19823,260,720 employed
January, 19823,254,260 employed
Annual Average, 19813,341,360 employed
December, 19813,309,930 employed
November, 19813,334,180 employed
October, 19813,343,730 employed
September, 19813,314,130 employed
August, 19813,388,840 employed
July, 19813,402,250 employed
June, 19813,376,080 employed
May, 19813,356,420 employed
April, 19813,345,100 employed
March, 19813,328,950 employed
February, 19813,303,590 employed
January, 19813,293,120 employed
Annual Average, 19803,329,840 employed
December, 19803,340,170 employed
November, 19803,342,450 employed
October, 19803,335,540 employed
September, 19803,306,690 employed
August, 19803,364,680 employed
July, 19803,373,340 employed
June, 19803,353,520 employed
May, 19803,303,040 employed
April, 19803,304,750 employed
March, 19803,313,950 employed
February, 19803,315,080 employed
January, 19803,304,880 employed
Annual Average, 19793,326,100 employed
December, 19793,372,310 employed
November, 19793,352,610 employed
October, 19793,346,450 employed
September, 19793,326,550 employed
August, 19793,367,370 employed
July, 19793,382,670 employed
June, 19793,359,680 employed
May, 19793,296,290 employed
April, 19793,288,570 employed
March, 19793,292,220 employed
February, 19793,272,360 employed
January, 19793,256,120 employed
Annual Average, 19783,211,990 employed
December, 19783,303,370 employed
November, 19783,299,480 employed
October, 19783,277,250 employed
September, 19783,229,520 employed
August, 19783,280,010 employed
July, 19783,262,380 employed
June, 19783,248,610 employed
May, 19783,175,740 employed
April, 19783,159,540 employed
March, 19783,117,630 employed
February, 19783,094,230 employed
January, 19783,096,140 employed
Annual Average, 19773,067,910 employed
December, 19773,157,380 employed
November, 19773,127,220 employed
October, 19773,106,120 employed
September, 19773,068,090 employed
August, 19773,126,790 employed
July, 19773,128,400 employed
June, 19773,116,670 employed
May, 19773,053,280 employed
April, 19773,031,600 employed
March, 19772,994,810 employed
February, 19772,962,750 employed
January, 19772,941,760 employed
Annual Average, 19762,963,560 employed
December, 19763,000,420 employed
November, 19762,997,710 employed
October, 19762,984,310 employed
September, 19762,953,610 employed
August, 19763,029,720 employed
July, 19763,027,800 employed
June, 19763,001,470 employed
May, 19762,963,890 employed
April, 19762,941,820 employed
March, 19762,914,990 employed
February, 19762,879,830 employed
January, 19762,867,150 employed

New Jersey Employment Graph

This graph plots employment numbers for New Jersey over the last 38 years, not adjusted for seasonal shifts in employment. For other other employment data visualizations, view more employment graphs for New Jersey.

Detailed Employment statistics are available for localities in Pennsylvania:

Local employment data is available back to 1990 for counties, cities, and other combined statistical areas in New Jersey. Choose a location from the table below for detailed employment statistics.

Atlantic City City, NJAtlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical AreaAtlantic County, NJBayonne City, NJ
Belleville Township, NJBergen County, NJBergenfield Borough, NJBerkeley Township, NJ
Bernards Township, NJBloomfield Township, NJBrick Township, NJBridgewater Township, NJ
Burlington County, NJCamden City, NJCamden County, NJCamden, NJ Metropolitan Division
Cape May County, NJCherry Hill Township, NJCity Of Orange Township, NJClifton City, NJ
Cumberland County, NJDeptford Township, NJEast Brunswick Township, NJEast Orange City, NJ
East Windsor Township, NJEdison Township, NJEdison-New Brunswick, NJ Metropolitan DivisionEgg Harbor Township, NJ
Elizabeth City, NJEnglewood City, NJEssex County, NJEvesham Township, NJ
Ewing Township, NJFair Lawn Borough, NJFort Lee Borough, NJFranklin Township (Somerset County), NJ
Freehold Township, NJGalloway Township, NJGarfield City, NJGloucester County, NJ
Gloucester Township, NJHackensack City, NJHamilton Township (Mercer County), NJHillsborough Township, NJ
Hoboken City, NJHowell Township, NJHudson County, NJHunterdon County, NJ
Irvington Township, NJJackson Township, NJJersey City City, NJKearny Town, NJ
Lacey Township, NJLakewood Township, NJLawrence Township (Mercer County), NJLinden City, NJ
Livingston Township, NJLong Branch City, NJManalapan Township, NJManchester Township, NJ
Marlboro Township, NJMercer County, NJMiddlesex County, NJMiddletown Township, NJ
Millville City, NJMonmouth County, NJMonroe Township (Gloucester County), NJMonroe Township (Middlesex County), NJ
Montclair Township, NJMorris County, NJMount Laurel Township, NJMount Olive Township, NJ
Neptune Township, NJNew Brunswick City, NJNew York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division, NJ PartNewark City, NJ
Newark-Union, NJ-PA Metropolitan DivisionNewark-Union, NJ-PA Metropolitan Division, NJ PartNorth Bergen Township, NJNorth Brunswick Township, NJ
Nutley Township, NJOcean City, NJ Metropolitan Statistical AreaOcean County, NJOcean Township (Monmouth County), NJ
Old Bridge Township, NJParamus Borough, NJParsippany-Troy Hills Township, NJPassaic City, NJ
Passaic County, NJPaterson City, NJPemberton Township, NJPennsauken Township, NJ
Perth Amboy City, NJPiscataway Township, NJPlainfield City, NJRahway City, NJ
Randolph Township, NJRidgewood Village, NJRockaway Township, NJSalem County, NJ
Sayreville Borough, NJSomerset County, NJSouth Brunswick Township, NJStafford Township, NJ
Sussex County, NJTeaneck Township, NJToms River Township, NJTrenton City, NJ
Trenton-Ewing, NJ Metropolitan Statistical AreaUnion City City, NJUnion County, NJUnion Township (Union County), NJ
Vernon Township, NJVineland City, NJVineland-Millville-Bridgeton, NJ Metropolitan Statistical AreaVoorhees Township, NJ
Wall Township, NJWarren County, NJWashington Township (Gloucester County), NJWayne Township, NJ
West Milford Township, NJWest New York Town, NJWest Orange Township, NJWest Windsor Township, NJ
Westfield Town, NJWillingboro Township, NJWinslow Township, NJWoodbridge Township, NJ

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