US employers have added jobs for a record 10 years, December data showed, pointing to steady economic growth heading into 2020.
Wage growth "remains the one aspect of the job market that hasn't fully recovered during the decade since the Great Recession", he said. Contraction was seen in transportation and warehousing (-10,000) and manufacturing (-12,000) in December.
The increase in employment was mainly led by Ontario and Quebec, due to more people working in construction, public administration and the service sector.
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Average hourly earnings increased 3 cents last month to $28.32.
Average hourly earnings for employees on private, nonfarm payrolls rose 3 cents to $28.32. Notable job gains occurred in retail trade and health care, while mining lost jobs.
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This actually represents a downward trend in hiring in the country compared to the previous month, with the US economy adding 256,000 jobs in November, as The Associated Press reports.
The total number of unemployed was 5.8 million, down from 6.3 million a year earlier, and the unemployment rate a year ago was 3.9%.
USA construction's monthly average jobs increase in 2019 was +13,000, which was only half of the sector's 2018 performance of +26,000.
Most of the December employment gains came from service industries, extending a trend present throughout 2019 amid broad-based softness in the manufacturing sector.
Canada's economy created 35,200 jobs in December, Statistics Canada said Friday in Ottawa.
Revisions showed payrolls for November and October were revised down by a net 14,000. This level was lower than any point since at least 1994, or as far back as Bloomberg data tracks. Since April, the United States saw 7 consecutive months of labor force growth, with over 1.9 million Americans joining the labor market, and unemployment still declined. "Wage growth is the most important indicator to watch in 2020". In addition, wage growth hasn't just stalled; it's worsened, rendering Friday's brief all-time high in the stock market (that Donald Trump bragged about before it quickly plunged) as relatively insignificant in the larger context of America's jobs. The nation's monthly average gain in total jobs was +27,000, an uptick of almost two-thirds (+63.4%) compared with 2018's comparable figure of +16,000.