Illinois Ranked 9 Out Of 20 Among Top Manufacturing Job Creators In 2017
The nation’s top state was way ahead of the others. Texas manufacturing grew by 36,000 jobs last year while Illinois grew by 7,700 jobs.
Illinois’ neighbors to the direct west and north easily out-numbered Illinois – Iowa at 11,700 jobs and Wisconsin at 11,500 manufacturing jobs.
The National Association of Manufacturers reports unemployment at 4.1 percent, the lowest since 2000.
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