According to The BLS:
The latest Economics Daily article is available here: http://www.bls.gov/opub/ted/2016/retail-salespersons-and-cashiers-were-occupations-with-highest-employment-in-may-2015.htm. Highlights are below.
Retail salespersons and cashiers were occupations with highest employment in May 2015
Retail salespersons (4.6 million) and cashiers (3.5 million) were the occupations with the highest employment in May 2015. Combined, these two occupations made up nearly 6 percent of total U.S. employment. Annual mean wages were $26,340 for retail salespersons and $20,990 for cashiers. Office and administrative support was the largest occupational group, making up nearly 16 percent of total U.S. employment. Annual mean wages for workers in this group were $36,330.
It looks like Youth may have a shot at derailing the atrocious youth unemployment number! Let’s start filling out those retail and office administration applications.
To greater success