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Teen employment could hit record highs in 2021 as US business owners flock to hire young workers in a tight labor market

10 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Teen employment rates in the US are soaring.
According to a report from The Wall Street Journal , US business owners are flocking to hire young workers as the labor market becomes more challenging. As a result, teen unemployment rates in the US are at their lowest level since 1953 and the number of teens in work has reached the highest rate since 2008, according to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics released Friday and cited by The Journal.
"We've seen a pent-up demand for tourism and recreation jobs where teens are most likely to be employed," Luke Pardue, an...
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