Teens Titans? 16 to 19 Year Olds Now Make Up 33.2% Of The National Workforce

July 26, 2021

Are Teens the new Workforce Titans? According to the Associated Press, teenagers have become one of the largest segments of the working population. The reported say that in May, 33.2% of teens ages 16 to 19 were in the national workforce, the highest figure for teen workers since the Great Recession of 2008.

As the need for workers continues to rise. Employers are using incentives and signing bonuses to attract employees. John Longstreet, president and CEO of the Pennsylvania Restaurant and Lodging Association said “I’ve seen up to $1,000 in sign-on bonuses for people who are willing to take a job and stay for some period of time.”  To Read More Click Here.

Source: USA Today

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