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Explore Insights from the World of Work

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

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.


NEW! Today at Work report

The labor market is tighter than ever. To attract skilled workers, companies need to cultivate a stellar reputation among the people they already employ. Learn how your organization can create more talent brand promoters in this issue of the Today at Work report.


Today at Work presents a complete view of the employee’s job lifecycle rooted in data from every career touchpoint, coupled with surveys that capture how people feel about the workplace and how those feelings drive their actions.

Labor Market

National Employment Report

Employment Change

May 2023

278,000 Change in U.S. private employment

Pay Insights

May 2023

57,300 Median Annual Pay For Job Stayers
6.5% Median Change For Job Stayers

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