Q3 2017 Hiring Market for Administrative Positions

By Paul Love on November 8, 2017 at 9:46pm

Q3 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: 1.9%

Administrative services managers: 2.0%

Secretaries and administrative assistants: 2.7%

National unemployment rate: 4.2%

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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