Q1 2017 Hiring Market for Administrative Positions

By Paul Love April 15, 2017 at 10:08pm

Q1 2017 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 managers: 2.5%

Secretaries and administrative assistants: 2.5%

Administrative services managers: 2.9%

File clerks: 3.3%

National unemployment rate: 4.5%

BAD HIRES ABOUND

81% of small and midsize business owners admit to making a bad hire.

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Sources: U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics; Robert Half survey of more than 1,000 business owners and human resources managers in the United States at companies with 1 to 499 employees

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