Temp employment slips in September
from Staffing Industry Analysts
The number of temporary help services jobs fell by 2,000 in September from August for total employment in the industry of 2.53 million, according to seasonally adjusted numbers released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. However, the numbers of temporary jobs in both July and August were revised upward. The new numbers show a slight gain in temporary help services jobs in August instead of the 4,900-job loss initially reported. The temporary employment penetration rate was 1.90 percent in September, unchanged from August.
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