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Job Growth Slows Across Many Major Markets in September

Gap Between No. 1 New York and Others Narrow

By Lindsey Allen and Chuck Ehmann | Monday, November 6, 2017

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New York job gains were again the most of any metro area in September, as Big Apple employers added 77,900 jobs during the year ending in September. The metro job growth rate was 1.2%.

However, Mo. 2 job-gainer Atlanta and No. 3 Dallas are starting to give New York a run for its money, adding 68.300 and 67,100 during the 12-month period. Dallas' metro job growth of 2.7% was tied for eighth nationwide for job-base growth. Athens, GA had the biggest metro job-growth rate in September, at 4.2%.

Click here to read the complete metro jobs report.


Lindsey Allen and Chuck Ehmann

Lindsey Allen and Chuck Ehmann

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