US Labor market data: More new Jobs as expected, but hourly wages only +0,2%

The US labor market data has just been released. Here are the most important facts.

The number of new US jobs in November is 228,000 (forecast was 200,000 / previous month 261,000).

The US unemployment rate is 4.1% (forecast was 4.1%).

US hourly wages are +0.2% (forecast + 0.3%).

The participation rate is 62.7% (previously 62.7%).

In a follow up article, we will analyze the data more closely!

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