The Labor Department said the unemployment rate fell to 7 percent from 7.3 percent, a larger drop than expected and a level not seen since November 2008.
Crude oil began the session up more than 6 percent from last week's low, which implies a small correction is coming soon.
On the New York Mercantile Exchange, West Texas Intermediate crude added 24 cents to $97.62 per barrel Friday.
Reformulated gasoline blendstock for January added 1.65 cents to $2.7292 a gallon.
January heating oil gained 0.96 cent to reach $3.0592 a gallon while natural gas added 0.2 cents to reach $4.134 per million British thermal units.
The national average price of unleaded regular gasoline rose to $3.259 a gallon from Thursday's $3.252 a gallon, the AAA Daily Fuel Gauge Report said.
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