Apprenticeship Programs: Job Opening Outlook & Wages

An apprenticeship is an arrangement in which you get hands-on training, technical instruction, and a paycheck—all at the same time. Apprentices work for a sponsor, such as an individual employer or a business-union partnership, who pays their wages and provides the training. Formal apprenticeship programs usually last about 4 years, depending on the employer or Read More >

States Adding Most Job Openings Dec 2018 to Dec 2019

From Dec 2018 to Dec 2019, 26 states had stastically significant over-the-year increases in nonfarm payroll employment.  The largest job gains occurred in Texas (342,000), California (310,300), and florida (212,000).  The largest percentage job opening gains occurred in Utah (3.1%), Idaho (2.9%), and Arizona (2.8%). Bureau of Labor Statistics “Jobs Added” Table: https://www.bls.gov/opub/ted/2020/26-states-added-jobs-from-december-2018-to-december-2019.htm