Q4 2016 Hiring Market — Administrative Positions

By Robert Half February 1, 2017 at 8:39pm

Q4 2016 HIRING MARKET

Administrative Positions

Unemployment rates for many administrative jobs are below the national rate, making it challenging for companies to hire these professionals.

UNEMPLOYMENT RATES FOR ADMINISTRATIVE JOBS

Human resources assistants: 1.5%

Secretaries and administrative assistants: 3.2%

Human resources managers: 4.0%

Office clerks: 4.0%

National unemployment rate: 4.7%

GOOD HELP IS HARD TO FIND

62% of executives say it is challenging to find skilled candidates for professional-level positions today.

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Sources: U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics; Robert Half survey of more than 2,200 CFOs in the United States

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