Job openings posted by U.S. employers in September held steady by the prior month.
The Labor Department on Tuesday said openings were 6.1 million in September, little changed by 6.08 million in August. The number of openings makes This kind of clear in which employers have plenty of jobs to fill yet are still searching to find qualified workers at the pay levels being offered.
The opportunities available remains near an all-time high of 6.2 million hit in July. in which number was the highest on record dating to 2000.
The number of people who quit their jobs was also held steady at 2.2 percent, a trend in which generally means workers are leaving for jobs in which pay better.
More job openings were posted in professional in addition to business services, as well as state in addition to local government education, additional services in addition to federal government.