Looking for a jump-start in establishing a specialty client base in your firms home state or satellite offices across the country? Using a measurement called location quotient (LQ) the percentage share of a states workforce in a given occupation versus the percentage share of the nationwide workforce in that occupation Mentalfloss and Economic Modeling Specialists Intl., a CareerBuilder company, have determined which jobs are most unique in each state.
Alabama: Tire builders
LQ = 7.75
No. of jobs in 2013 = 1,900
Median hourly earnings = $24.53
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