TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - The unemployment rate has hit a 17-year low.
At 4.1 percent, the jobless rate continues to dip, while wages are up nearly 2.5 percent.
Those numbers were released Friday by the Labor Department.
The report reveals that U.S. employers added 228,000 jobs in November.
A sign of the job market's enduring strength, in its 9th year of economic recovery.
- Jobless rates at a 17-year-low across nation
- Indiana’s November jobless rate declines to 3.7 percent
- Indiana’s December jobless rate declines to 3.4 percent
- Indiana’s January jobless rate edges down to 3.3 percent
- Indiana’s February jobless rate edges down to 3.2 percent
- Indiana’s May jobless rate is unchanged at 3.2 percent
- Indiana’s June jobless rate edges higher to 3.3 percent
- US employers add 157,000 jobs, jobless rate hits 3.9 pct.
- Indiana’s July jobless rate edges higher to 3.4 percent
- Indiana’s October jobless rate steady at 3.5 percent