Job Openings Steady at 11.3M in February

Washington, DC, March 29, 2022-The number of job openings was little changed at 11.3 million on the last business day of February, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported. 

Hires edged up to 6.7 million while total separations were little changed at 6.1 million. 

Within separations, the quits rate was little changed at 2.9%, and the layoffs and discharges rate was unchanged at 0.9%.