New Jersey Unemployment Rate Report

New Jersey Unemployment by County

New Jersey Current Unemployment 15.9%

New Jersey Historical Unemployment Trends

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Since 2005 the unemployment rate in New Jersey has ranged from 2.9% in April 2019 to 15.9% in April 2020. The current unemployment rate for New Jersey is 15.9% for April 2020. See how other local areas compare by using our Unemployment Compare tool.

NJ Unemployment Rate by Month

2012 NJ Unemployment Rate
Month/Year NJ % National %
1/2020 4.4% 3.6%
2/2020 4.2% 3.5%
3/2020 3.7% 4.4%
4/2020 15.9% 14.7%

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