5 best job sectors for the months ahead
Source: ManpowerGroup, Bureau of Labor Statistics.
1. Job sector: Leisure and hospitality
It's like the Go-Go's song lyric, "Vacation, all I ever wanted." This active slice of the workforce continues to dominate the hiring outlook. ManpowerGroup finds 20 percent of employers in the fun-and-sun sector have a positive view of hiring in the quarter. It held the top spot in the previous quarter as well.
Jobs in this sector include:
Barber, hairdresser and cosmetologist: median salary $22,700.
Chefs and head cooks: median salary $42,480.