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Trucking Jobs Flat in August; Unemployment Rate Falls to 7.3%

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The number of trucking jobs in the United States did not change in August from July as the overall unemployment rate decreased to 7.3%, the lowest level since December 2008, the Labor Department said Sept. 6.

September 6, 2013
Business

Trucking Gains 3,100 Jobs as July Payrolls Rise

U.S. payrolls jumped by 163,000 in July and trucking jobs rose by more than 3,000, the Labor Department said Friday.

August 3, 2012
Business

DOT Creates Online Career Center for Veterans

The Department of Transportation said Thursday it has created an online career center for veterans seeking jobs in the transportation industry.

June 21, 2012
Business

Trucking Adds 5,100 to Payrolls in December

For-hire carriers added 5,100 new jobs last month, making December the fourth consecutive month in which trucking industry job growth has been positive after slumping late in the summer.

January 16, 2012
Business

Employers Cut Fewest Number of Jobs Since 1997

U.S. employers announced the fewest job cuts last year since 1997 as the economy continued to recover, according to a private survey released Wednesday, Bloomberg reported.

January 5, 2011
Business

U.S. Companies Cut 39,000 Jobs in September, ADP Says

Companies in the U.S. unexpectedly cut 39,000 jobs in September, according to estimates by ADP Employer Services, Bloomberg reported Wednesday.

October 6, 2010
Business

Trucking Jobs Increase Slightly During March, Labor Dept. Says

Trucking employment rose slightly during March, the U.S. Labor Department reported, amid growing signs that job growth could accelerate in months ahead as the United States emerges from the recession. 

April 12, 2010

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