JobWatch September 2006
September 18, 2006
Ohio Employment Edges Down Over Summer Months
Employment in Ohio has edged downward slightly since its recent peak in May, according to seasonally adjusted payroll numbers for nonfarm wage and salary jobs released Sept. 19 by the Ohio Department of Jobs and Family Services (ODJFS). The number of jobs in Ohio has declined by 7,000 since May, after increasing last spring.