Kentucky Adds 4,000 Retail Jobs in a Year
Kentucky ranks number thirteen in year-to-year stats on the net number of jobs gained as compared to this time last year, including the addition of 4,000 retail jobs, as reported by Business First:
Business First affiliate The Business Journals reported that the number of retail jobs in Kentucky rose to 205,600 in August from 201,600 last year, according to new figures from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. The number of retail jobs in most parts of the country is rising, the report noted, with the country adding 87,000 jobs in the sector over the last year.
Full story with link to complete report from Bureau of Labor Statistics: Business First