State added 6,500 jobs in October, ADP reports

By Lynda Cohen
Roseland | November 8, 2017 at 1:16 pm

By Lynda Cohen
November 8, 2017 at 1:16 pm

New Jersey added 6,500 private sector jobs during October, according to the ADP Regional Employment Report.

The Roseland-based company releases monthly reports on regional and state non-farm private employment in collaboration with Moody’s Analytics Inc.

The service sector saw the biggest jump with 4,800 new jobs, following by the goods-producing sector, which increased by 1,700 positions.

The biggest industry jump was professional and business services, which accounted for nearly half of the new jobs, at about 3,200.

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