Construction Employment Increases in 269 Metro Areas Between Dec. 2016-2017

Construction Employment Increases in 269 Metro Areas Between Dec. 2016-2017

Construction employment increased in 269 out of 358 metro areas between December 2016 and December 2017, declined in 43 and stagnated in 46, according to…

Help Wanted: Tips for Effectively Hiring New Employees

Help Wanted: Tips for Effectively Hiring New Employees

Employers really are struggling for ways to more effectively search for and hire new employees. The challenge is being made more difficult by the ever-increasing…

Construction Employment Increases in 250 Out of 358 Metro Areas Between Sept. 2016-17

Construction Employment Increases in 250 Out of 358 Metro Areas Between Sept. 2016-17

Construction employment increased in 250 out of 358 metro areas between September 2016 and September 2017, declined in 56 and stagnated in 52, according to…

Construction Jobs Increase in 35 States and D.C. Between September 2016-17

Construction Jobs Increase in 35 States and D.C. Between September 2016-17

Thirty-five states and the District of Columbia added construction jobs between September 2016 and September 2017, while 26 states added construction jobs between August and…

Nonresidential Construction Job Growth Softens in July, Says ABC

Nonresidential Construction Job Growth Softens in July, Says ABC

National construction employment growth remained tepid in July, with approximately 6,000 net new jobs added on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to an analysis by…

42 States Add Construction Jobs Between May 2016 and 2017

42 States Add Construction Jobs Between May 2016 and 2017

Forty-two states added construction jobs between May 2016 and May 2017 amid growing demand for construction services, while 25 states and the District of Columbia…

Construction Employment Increases by 11,000 in May to Eight-Year High

Construction Employment Increases by 11,000 in May to Eight-Year High

Construction employment increased by 11,000 jobs in May to the highest level since October 2008 and average weekly hours set a series high for May…

Construction Employment Increases in 217 Out of 358 Metro Areas Between April 2016 to 2017

Construction Employment Increases in 217 Out of 358 Metro Areas Between April 2016 to 2017

Construction employment increased in 217 out of 358 metro areas between April 2016 and April 2017, declined in 89 and stagnated in 52, according to…

Construction Unemployment Rates Improve in 22 States, ABC Says

Construction Unemployment Rates Improve in 22 States, ABC Says

April not seasonally adjusted (NSA) construction unemployment rates were down in 22 states and unchanged in two (Arkansas and California) on a year-over-year basis, according…

Construction Job Growth Led by Nonresidential Sector, But Remains Tepid, ABC Says

Construction Job Growth Led by Nonresidential Sector, But Remains Tepid, ABC Says

National construction employment remained largely unchanged for the second consecutive month, adding 5,000 net new jobs on a seasonally adjusted basis in April, according to…

Construction Employment Increases by 5,000 in April to Highest Level in Nine Years

Construction Employment Increases by 5,000 in April to Highest Level in Nine Years

Construction employment increased by 5,000 jobs in April to the highest level in more than nine years amid strong demand for new construction services, according…

Construction employment increases in 224 out of 358 metro areas, says AGC

Construction employment increases in 224 out of 358 metro areas, says AGC

Construction employment increased in 224 out of 358 metro areas between March 2016 and March 2017, declined in 92 and stagnated in 42, according to…

Construction Employment Increases in 39 States Over Past 12 Months

Construction Employment Increases in 39 States Over Past 12 Months

Thirty-nine states added construction jobs between March 2016 and March 2017 while 17 states added construction jobs between February and March, according to an analysis…

Nonresidential Construction a Bright Spot in Disappointing Jobs Report, ABC Says

Nonresidential Construction a Bright Spot in Disappointing Jobs Report, ABC Says

National construction employment remained largely unchanged in March, adding 6,000 net new jobs on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to analysis of U.S. Bureau of…

Construction Job Growth Surges in February, ABC Says

Construction Job Growth Surges in February, ABC Says

National construction employment surged in February as the industry added 58,000 seasonally adjusted net new jobs, according to analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics…

Construction Lost Jobs in December, Says ABC

Construction Lost Jobs in December, Says ABC

National construction employment declined by 3,000 net jobs on a seasonally adjusted basis in December, according to analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data…

Construction Employment Rebounds with Strong September Report

Construction Employment Rebounds with Strong September Report

The construction industry rebounded in a meaningful way in September by gaining 23,000 net new jobs on a monthly basis after losing 5,000 net jobs…

Construction Firms Add 23,000 Employees in September, According to AGC

Construction Firms Add 23,000 Employees in September, According to AGC

Construction employers added 23,000 jobs in September as employment in the sector hit the highest level since the end of 2008 amid strong demand for…

Construction Employment Increases in Three-Fifths of Nation’s Metro Areas

Construction Employment Increases in Three-Fifths of Nation’s Metro Areas

Construction employment increased in three-fifths of metro areas between August 2015 and August 2016 — the smallest share in nearly three and a half years…

Construction Employment Rises in 39 States Over Last 12 Months

Construction Employment Rises in 39 States Over Last 12 Months

Thirty-nine state added construction jobs between July 2015 and July 2016 while construction employment only increased in 23 states and the District of Columbia between…