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Construction Hiring is Growing in these Areas

Construction Hiring is Growing in these Areas

Construction is booming across America, particularly in the seven states below. The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) projects increased demand for construction staffing in these areas in 2017.

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CALIFORNIA
WHY? California added 18,700 construction jobs between December 2015 and December 2016, as reported by the AGC. 

A 2017 Construction Outlook Survey conducted by AGC found that 80% of employers expect to increase their staff in 2017.

WASHINGTON
WHY? Washington added 13,000 jobs between December 2015 and December 2016, according to the AGC.

According to a 2017 Construction Outlook Survey conducted by the AGC, 74% plan of employers expect to increase staff in 2017.

COLORADO
WHY? As reported by the AGC, Colorado added 11,100 jobs between December 2015 and December 2016.

According to a 2017 Construction Outlook Survey conducted by the AGC, 72% of Rocky Mt. state employers plan to increase their staff in 2017.

FLORIDA
WHY? The AGC reported that Florida added 23,400 jobs between December 2015 and December 2016.

According to a 2017 Construction Outlook Survey conducted by the AGC, 79% of Sunshine State employers expect to increase staff in 2017.

GEORGIA
WHY? According to the AGC, Georgia added 6,800 jobs between December 2015 and December 2016.

According to a 2017 Construction Outlook Survey conducted by the AGC, 82% expect to increase staff in 2017.

NEVADA
WHY? The AGC reports that Nevada added 9,600 jobs between December 2015 and December 2016.

According to a 2017 Construction Outlook Survey conducted by the AGC, 79% of employers expect to increase hiring in 2017.

IOWA
WHY? Iowa added 6,900 jobs between December 2015 and December 2016, as reported by the AGC.

According to a 2017 Construction Outlook Survey conducted by the AGC, 72% of employers plan to increase their staff in 2017.

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