Hiring Plans for Q1 2019

There is more good news for American job seekers and companies. Growth is projected to continue in the first quarter of 2019.

12,500+ U.S. employers shared their hiring plans for Q1 2019

Employers hiring plans graph for Q1 2019

State and Metro Areas With the Strongest Jobs Outlook

Map of the United States showing state and metro areas with strongest jobs outlook States: Delaware • Idaho • Hawaii • New Hampshire • Florida Metro Areas: Daytona Beach, Fla. • Cape Coral, Fla. • Tampa Fla. • Jacksonville, Fla. • Raleigh, N.C.

Jobs Outlook Across the U.S.

Companies report positive hiring intentions across 13 industry sectors, 50 states and 100 largest metro areas.

Industries with Strongest Jobs Outlook

Transportation & Utilities
Leisure & Hospitality
Professional & Business Services
Wholesale & Retail Trade

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