Raleigh added 8,700 new jobs last year
Triangle Business Journal
Date: Tuesday, February 7, 2012, 5:34am EST
Raleigh added 8,700 private sector jobs in 2011, a 2.14 percent increase that was the 17th highest in the country. That’s according to a new American City Business Journals American City Business Journals Latest from The Business Journals Long-term picture is more favorable to the Sunbelt Albany among 87 major markets still below pre-recession job levels Greensboro-High Point region ranks 63rd in job growth Follow this company study that examined preliminary data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Latest from The Business Journals Retail sector pushes higher in three-quarters of citie sWichita still climbing out of recession’s job deficit Employee compensation growth in Phoenix outpaces US average Follow this company to estimate 2011’s private-sector employment totals for the nation’s 100 biggest metros.