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U.S. Small Business Job Growth Shows Positive Gains, While Wage Inflation Decelerates

June 4, 2024

According to the Paychex Small Business Employment Watch, the jobs index rose 0.46 percentage points to 100.58 in May, the largest one-month increase since January 2022.

News Releases, Awards

Paychex Flex® Earns 2024 HR Tech Award from Lighthouse Research & Advisory Firm

May 8, 2024

Paychex has again received industry recognition for Paychex Flex®, the company’s cloud-based SaaS solution. For the fifth consecutive year, Paychex earned an HR Tech Award from Lighthouse Research & Advisory for Best Small Business-focused Solution in the Core HR/Workforce category.

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Hourly Earnings Growth for U.S. Small Business Workers Increases and Job Growth Slows Amid Tight Job Market

April 30, 2024

U.S. small business hiring slowed in April, while hourly earnings growth increased slightly to 3.34%.

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Paychex Recognized for Excellence in Health & Well-being by Business Group on Health

April 9, 2024

Paychex has again been named among the Business Group on Health’s Best Employers for Excellence in Health & Well-being.

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U.S. Small Business Job and Wage Growth Remain Steady

April 3, 2024

Rochester, N.Y. (April 3, 2024) — According to the Paychex Small Business Employment Watch, the Small Business Jobs Index grew 0.18 percentage points in March to 100.85 – the first increase year-to-date – but remained below pre-pandemic levels for the first three months of 2024. Hourly earnings growth for workers at U.S. companies with fewer than 50 employees continued a steady deceleration that began in mid-2022, ending March at 3.27% growth year-over-year. Read the full news release on the Small Business Employment Watch site.

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