Where the job market is headed

A CNNMoney.com survey of economist forecasts for major economic indicators of the job market.

Economist Job gain, 10/2010 Private-sector job gain, 10/2010 Unemployment rate, 10/2010 Unemployment rate, 10/2011 Job gains, 2011 Unemployment rate, 10/2012 Job gains 2012
Brett Ryan Deutsche Bank 80K 90K 9.5% 8.1% 2.5M 6.80% 2.1M
Bernard Baumohl Economic Outlook Group 45K 120K 9.7% 8.3% 3.1M 7.1% 2.9M
Dean Maki Barclay's Capital 60K 85K 9.6% 8.3% 2.5M
Kevin Giddis Morgan Keegan 55K 75K 9.6% 8.6% 7.9%
Bob Stein First Trust Advisors 97K 121K 9.6% 8.7% 2.1M 7.3% 2.9M
Robert Brusca FAO Economics 120K 150K 9.6% 8.7% 7.1%
David Berson PMI Group 75K 90K 9.7% 8.8% 1.3M 8% 2.5M
John Ryding RDQ Economics 85K 100K 9.6% 9% 1.8M 8.5% 2M
Kurt Karl Swiss Re 80K 100K 9.6% 9.1% 1.8M 8.1% 2.4M
Stuart Hoffman PNC Financial Services Group 85K 100K 9.7% 9.2% 1.5M 8.5% 2.2M
Lynn Reaser Point Loma Nazarene University 70K 85K 9.6% 9.2% 1.85M 8.4% 2.3M
Bill Cheney Manulife Financial 90K 75K 9.7% 9.2% 2.7M 8% 3.2M
Allen Sinai Decision Economics 9.7% 9.3% .825M 8.6% 1.7M
Keith Hembre First Amer Funds 50K 70K 9.7% 9.4% 1M 8.6% 1.5M
Lyle Gramley Potomac Research Group 70K 100K 9.7% 9.4% 1.3M 8.5% 2.8M
Sam Bullard Wells Fargo 29K 58K 9.6% 9.6% 1.55M 8.7% 1.95M
Mark Zandi Moody's Analytics 75K 100K 9.6% 9.6% 1.3M 8.1% 3.4M
David Crowe Nat. Assoc of Home Builders 65K 80K 9.6% 9.7% 2.44M 8.9% 3.25M
David Nice Mesirow Financial 60K 100K 9.6% 9.8% 1.3M 9% 2.8M

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