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Atlanta Ranks Top 5 For Job Growth

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Recent data released by Cushman & Wakefield Atlanta’s Research team shows the strength of Atlanta’s job market. The city ranked No. 3 for year-over-year job growth by percentage in 2017, adding 56,000 jobs, a 2.1% increase over 2016. Atlanta trailed Dallas (2.2% change) and Miami (2.5% change). Additionally, Atlanta came in at No. 4 in a forecast of projected 2018 to 2021 job growth by Moody’s Analytics, with growth of 96,000 jobs expected. In 2017, construction jobs grew by the most at 4.9%, followed by education and health (3.9%), professional and business services (3.2%) and leisure and hospitality (2.5%). For more information, check out the infographic below.

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