Unemployment still low, but where are the raises?

WASHINGTON – U.S. job growth slowed in August as employers added 156,000 jobs, still enough to suggest that most businesses remain confident in an economy now in its ninth year of recovery from the Great Recession.

The unemployment rate ticked up from 4.3 percent to a still-low 4.4 percent, the Labor Department said Friday.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *