Small Business Employment Watch Website

Small Business Jobs Index Moderates as COVID-19 Cases Rise Throughout the U.S.

November 03, 2020

The latest Paychex | IHS Markit Small Business Employment Watch shows a moderation in small business hiring from the previous month, declining 0.13 percent nationally to 94.32. Hourly earnings growth stood at 2.88 percent in October, while weekly hours worked remained positive, up 0.38 percent from last year.

Read the full news release on the Small Business Employment Watch site.