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More 'so they' say...concerning jobs

Rail employment numbers up in AugustE-mail
Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Employment on Class I railroads of the United States rose to 160,107 in mid-August, 0.75% over July and 4.65% higher than in August 2010. The strongest gains were in train crew employment. Transportation (train and engine) numbers were up 1.24% over July and 6.59% over August 2010. Year-over-year increases were recorded in every employment category, according to the Surface Transportation Board Office of Safety Analysis.

In mid-August 2011, the employment of executives, officials, and staff assistants reached 9,365, up 3.87%; professional and administrative, 13,887, up 0.10%; maintenance-of way-and structures,36,590, up 5.08%; maintenance of equipment and stores, 209,223, up 4.20%; and transportation (other than train and engine), 6,700, up 1.68%.


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