Labor Department

Construction Jobs Increase in 40 States Between November 2016 and November 2017

Date: 03-01-2018 / Author: fmotz

Forty states added construction jobs between November 2016 and November 2017, while 39 states added construction jobs between October and November, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of Labor Department data released today. Association officials noted that firms in most states are adding jobs amid expectations that demand will continue to grow thanks to new tax cuts and regulatory reforms.