Ohio and Pa. among 24 states with significant job increases

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Pennsylvania and Ohio are among 24 states that had significant employment increases for the year ending March 2018. 

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the largest over-the-year job gains occurred in California with 321,000 positions followed by Texas with 294,100 and Florida with 173,100. Pennsylvania came in the top 10 with 84,000 jobs. 

While Ohio’s gains were not as big as Pennsylvania, the growth was still considered significant by the bureau with 54,400 jobs. 

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