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August labor report: 201,000 more jobs, and pay keeps pace


After years of job growth, workers may finally be getting more money in their paychecks.
Job growth in August was strong. The US economy added 201,000 jobs, while the unemployment rate stayed at 3.9%.
Average hourly earnings grew 2.9% compared with a year ago, the best rate since 2009, according to monthly payroll data released by the Labor Department Friday.
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