Most Sought After Alabama Jobs
Truck Drivers and Registered Nurses continue to be the most sought-after employees in Alabama. According to data collected in February by the Alabama Department of Labor, nearly 20 percent of the more than 40-thousand help wanted ads posted online last month were looking for Truck Drivers and Registered Nurses. Here in Alabama, Truck Drivers are currently earning an average wage of just more than 20-dollars an hour – while Registered Nurses can earn as much as 28-dollars an hour. Department of Labor officials say that the demand for Registered Nurses has increased by about 50 percent since this time last year. If you are currently looking for a job, you are encouraged to visit the state’s free online jobs database at joblink.alabama.gov.