JOLTS job openings
JOLTS job openings
  • Prior was 9.026m (revised to 8.889m)
  • Quits rate 2.1% vs 2.2% prior
  • Layoffs and discharges unchanged at 1.6 million
  • Hires unchanged at 5.7m
  • Separations 5.3m vs 5.4m prior
  • Full report

This is a touch on the soft side, especially with the revisions. There are fewer jobs available but the numbers certainly aren't plunging and remain well-above pre-pandemic levels. That said, the quits rate at 2.1% is now below where it was in 2019.