People are working less. Who and why? The ADP Research Institute’s Data Lab has the answer behind this new trend.

Explore Insights from the World of Work

Data-driven discoveries for business leaders, economists, policy makers and human resource professionals.

NEW! Today at Work

Student loan payments are back. Here’s why employers need to pay attention.


Today at Work blends ADP data representing more than 25 million U.S. workers with nearly a decade of continuing surveys of more than 500,000 workers in 29 countries. Combined, these data sets provide a recurring, people-centered, and comprehensive view of the world of work.

Labor Market

National Employment Report

Employment Change

January 2024

107,000 Change in U.S. private employment

Pay Insights

January 2024

58,800 Median Annual Pay For Job Stayers
5.2% Median Change For Job Stayers

NEW! Introducing Data Lab

ADP Research Institute® launches Data Lab, a research-driven resource for workforce and economic news and insight.  Data Lab will employ interactive visualizations and ADP’s vast repository of proprietary data to deliver insights into the workplace, workplace behavior, and the broader labor market.


About the Institute

We are researchers dedicated to measuring the world of work.

The mission of the ADP Research Institute is to generate data-driven discoveries about the world of work and to derive reliable economic indicators from these insights. We offer these findings to the world at large as our unique contribution to making the world of work better and more productive, and to bring greater awareness to the economy at large.

About the Institute