High-tech industries boost employment in Seattle

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Exploring new job opportunities, or just interested in Seattle’s evolving employment landscape? Here’s a snapshot of how the latest labor trends are playing out in the city right now.

Locally, services industries like retail and health care are bringing on large numbers of new employees in Seattle, among the top five in total jobs posted this month on jobs site Glassdoor. Technology is also producing jobs, with internet tech and computer software among the top industries hiring in the area last month.

However, the ranks differ when considering which industries offer the best places to work. One service industry ranks high: employees gave high average ratings to Seattle-based firms hiring in the retail industry, according to Glassdoor company profiles. Among high-tech industries, only internet tech made the top five in employee satisfaction.

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