September Jobs Report: Hurricanes And Largest Gain in Full-time Employment Since 1999 (Hourly Earnings YoY Highest Since 2009)

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The hurricane-impacted jobs report is out for September.

The good news? Full-time employment rose by 935,000! The largest increase since 1999.

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And then there is average hourly earnings YoY which just hit the highest growth rate since 2009.

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Of course, the labor market was thrown a curveball with the hurricanes Harvey and Irma. The usual cry of labor shortages have begun appearing.

Here are the rest of the jobs numbers.

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What will The Fed do now?

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