Red States Lag Blue in Opportunity Work, Muting Impact of Job Gains Nationally

Indeed chief economist Tara Sinclair previews the upcoming jobs report and shares how opportunity jobs are distributed across the US.

We expect Friday’s jobs report to show continued strength in employment gains, but will these added jobs satisfy and provide opportunity to American workers in the long run?

Last month, the US economy added a surprising 287,000 jobs and promisingly, we saw roles being added in areas with higher wage growth and salaries, namely, healthcare and financial services. There were …

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