Q2 2017 Hiring Market for Administrative Positions

By Paul Love July 15, 2017 at 10:20pm

Q2 2017 Hiring Market Administrative Positions

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

UNEMPLOYMENT RATES FOR ADMINISTRATIVE JOBS

Administrative services managers: 1.4%

Human resources assistants: 1.8%

Human resources managers: 1.9%

Secretaries and administrative assistants: 2.1%

National unemployment rate: 4.4%

MANAGERS HAVE A HARD TIME HIRING

49% of small and midsize business owners said most hiring managers underestimate the complexity of the hiring process.

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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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