Midwest Manufacturers Expect Hiring Boost in Q4

Manpower Group’s latest quarterly jobs outlook shows that 20% of surveyed U.S. employers expect to add to their payrolls in the fourth quarter, with 8% anticipating a decrease and 67% expecting no change.

When comparing different regions of the country, the strongest hiring was anticipated in the Midwest, which includes Ohio. Midwest manufacturers expected to see a sizable hiring increase — 21% in non-durable goods and 13% in durable goods. 9/9/2020