Pennsylvania Economy Added More Jobs In May Than In Any Month Since 1983

Pennsylvania’s unemployment rate fell slightly to 7.5 percent in May, the state announced this afternoon.

The state’s economy added 24,000 new jobs compared to April — the highest one-month gain since 1983.  The number of people filing for unemployment claims also fell in May by 9,000 to 488,000.

Read more: http://www.post-gazette.com/stories/business/news/pennsylvania-economy-added-more-jobs-in-may-than-in-any-month-since-1983-692575/#ixzz2WxdKpdHe

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