Non Farm Payrolls in the United States increased by 273 thousand in February of 2020. Non Farm Payrolls in the United States averaged 126.17 Thousand from 1939 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 1118 Thousand in September of 1983 and a record low of -1959 Thousand in September of 1945. By doing so, you and %USER_NAME% will not be able to see any of each other's Investing.com's posts. Since you’ve just unblocked this person, you must wait 48 hours before renewing the block. Your ability to comment is currently suspended due to negative user reports. Your status will be reviewed by our moderators. The figure released is the change in nonfarm payrolls (NFP), compared to the previous month, and is usually between +10,000 and +250,000 during non-recessional times. That number is meant to represent the number of jobs added or lost in the economy over the last month, not including jobs relating to the farming industry.