Private Payrolls Now Above Pre-Recession Peak

Total nonfarm private payroll employment climbed to 116,067, the BLS said this morning.

The means private employment is now above the pre-recession peak, Calculated Risk’s Bill McBride notes.

Overall employment is now just 0.3% below the pre-recession peak.

Here’s the chart via FRED:

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