Private Sector Adds 200,000 Jobs In July

By CNN

Published 07/31 2013 09:29AM

Updated 07/31 2013 09:30AM

A bright spot for the nation's recovering economy. The private sector added 200,000 jobs in July according to payroll processor ADP.

Small business led the way adding 82,000 jobs for the month.

Large companies added 57,000.

The government's monthly report comes out Friday.

Despite budget cuts, economists expect it to show 180,000 jobs were added in July.

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