Hiring Facts: Where Labor Day Began

Happy Labor Day! In honor of the first Labor Day, celebrated in Union Square in New York City on September 5, 1882, here are 8 facts about labor demand in New York City.

  1. The most in-demand job title: Occupational Therapist
  2. The most in-demand skill: Microsoft Office
  3. The most in-demand certification: Certified Registered Nurse
  4. Average posting period for online job ads: 41 days (1 day longer than the national average)
  5. Employer with the most job ads in the past 30 days: Staples (3,544 job ads)
  6. Number of employers currently with online job ads: 17,296
  7. Average salary range advertised in jobs ads: $51,300 - $62,700
  8. Company that has advertised the most job ads over the past 4 years: JP Morgan (52,434 online job ads)
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