2. Job sector: Wholesale and retail trade
Retail (and wholesale) isn't just for the holiday season. If the economy continues to expand at a moderate pace, these areas should continue to have good demand for more workers. The survey finds that a seasonally adjusted 24 percent of employers in the sector expect to add workers in the first quarter of the year.Jobs in this sector include:
Cashiers: median salary, $18,970.
Demonstrators and product promoters: median salary, $24,440.
Source: ManpowerGroup, Bureau of Labor Statistics