March 2018 Passenger Airline Employment Data
The highest monthly full-time equivalent (FTE) employment total (434,243 FTEs) since December 2004 (436,909 FTEs).
Job openings increased to 6.6 million on the last business day of March. Over the month, hires and separations were little changed at 5.4 million and 5.3 million, respectively.
Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 164,000 in April, and the unemployment rate edged down to 3.9 percent. Job gains occurred in professional and business services, manufacturing, health care, and mining.
Jobless rates were lower in March than a year earlier in 302 of the 388 metropolitan areas, higher in 64, and unchanged in 22. Nonfarm payroll employment was up in 308 metropolitan areas over the year, down in 72, and unchanged in 8.
U.S. scheduled passenger airlines employed 3.0 percent more workers in February 2018 than in February 2017. February was the highest monthly full-time equivalent (FTE) employment total (432,232 FTEs) since December 2004 (436,909 FTEs) .
Job openings were little changed at 6.1 million on the last business day of February. Over the month, hires and separations were little changed at 5.5 million and 5.2 million, respectively.
25 percent of women don't expect to reach above an entry-level role - About a third of women expect to reach less than a salary of $50,000 during their career - 82 percent of employers believe there should be pay transparency in the U.S..