Transportation Industries Gain Most Jobs in May Job Report

Posted on: Jun 15, 2012

According to the latest jobs report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the transportation industries added the most jobs for the month of May. Out of the 69,000 jobs added to non-farm payrolls, the transportation industries represented 36,000.

Out of these 36,000 jobs, trucking employment expanded by 7,300, with warehousing and storage operators adding an estimated 1,400 jobs to their workforce.