• These are the top 10 occupations that make it the hardest for workers to switch jobs, according to researchers

    26 days ago - By Business Insider

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    Researchers have found which jobs are the hardest to move around in, translating to less competitive pay.
    The researchers say fewer employer options and less transferable skills make it hard to move around.
    Registered nurses have it the hardest. See the other roles that make it hard for people to move to another jobs.
    Researchers have uncovered the jobs that are hardest to switch out of - allowing respective employers to set lower wages for workers. In a new study analyzing data from 16 million resumes, researchers from UCLA and MIT used two factors to find the...
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  • Amid a hot labor market and high inflation, searches for jobs paying $20 an hour have soared, overtaking those for $15/hour positions

    26 days ago - By Business Insider

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    Searches for jobs paying $20 per hour have overtaken searches for $15/hour roles on Indeed, according to a new report.
    Year over year, queries for $20/hour jobs have jumped 35.5% while searches listing "$15" have fallen 57.3% in the same period.
    The change reflects higher wage expectations from job seekers amid a hot labor market and rising inflation.
    Workers want higher wages, and it's showing in their job searches. Job seekers are turning their search efforts away from jobs paying $15 an hour in favor of those paying $20 an hour, according to a new August report...
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