AUGUSTA - Unemployment remains historically low in Maine.
The state's unemployment rate held steady at 3.9 percent, below the national rate of 4.1 percent.
Veterans looking for employment prospects attend the first Los Angeles International Airport Job Fair for Veterans in Los Angeles on September 14, 2016.
The jobless rate in Arkansas rose slightly in November, according to a report from the Arkansas Department of Workforce Services.
The Colorado Department of Labor and Employment released the new figures on Friday.
Payroll Survey Estimates - The preliminary nonfarm payroll jobs estimate was up 2,100 from one year ago to 619,200 for November.
"Maryland's continued job growth, particularly in the private sector, shows that the work Governor Hogan and the entire administration is doing to attract businesses and help them expand is paying off", said Maryland Commerce Secretary Mike Gill in a statement.
Roughly 4.1 million people are working in New Jersey, a number that has steadily increased since 2009 when the average number of workers in the state for that year dipped to 3.8 million.
The state hit a record low of 2.3 percent in April, May, and June.