Arizona’s Economy is Growing: How Big Is the Growth Since 2007?

Arizona’s Economy is Growing: How Big Is the Growth Since 2007?

While Arizona’s economy lags behind the rest of the nation in some respects, including a higher unemployment rate, and wage growth still stagnates at about $48,621 statewide per year, many economic indicators suggest that Arizona lies in a very healthy position for future growth.

According to Arizona’s Joint Legislative Budget Committee, government revenue reached 10.1 billion this year, just over the prior record of 9.6 billion in 2007, immediately before the recession. This indicates that over the past 11 years, Arizona has officially climbed back from the global economic downturn.

So, what does this mean for job opportunities in the state? Plenty! Hiring is on the rise across the state in both the public and private sectors, and signs indicate that healthy wage growth may soon follow. Hiring managers are taking on new staff in almost all industry sectors, from agriculture to infrastructure development, and job opportunities are available and growing.

Are you looking for work or expecting to hire during the coming year? Here are a few things to keep in mind.

Contingency staffing is a winning bet for both parties.

Staffing on a part-time or temporary basis can help employers grow their businesses while keeping costs low. And flexible schedules allow employees to stay in control of their time as they search for full-time work and lifestyles that protect work-life balance. Do you need employees to handle short-term projects or one-time rollouts? Consider taking on staff members who can be reassigned once your project comes to an end. If you’re an employee looking for new opportunities, contact a staffing agency that can keep you connected and busy.

Staffing agencies manage talented, skilled employees in every field.

Are you looking for web developers, coders, cybersecurity pros, trained instructors, marketing managers, leaders, engineers or creative experts? If you’re having trouble finding the skills you need, a professional staffing team can help. Our talented pros can handle skilled tasks at every level of training and experience. In an earlier era, contingency staffing suggested low to middle-skill talent only, but that’s no longer the case.

We have a wide reach and a strong network.

Are you looking for a full-time, part-time, or flexible job in a field that supports your career goals? Talk to our team! You can always sift through job posts on your own, but when you add the power of a staffing agency, you travel farther and reach your goals faster. We can connect you with the employers you’re looking for.

We do the heavy lifting so you don’t have to.

Are you ready to find the right talent to help take advantage of the Arizona economic growth? Contact the ACCENT Hiring Group and we can help you find and maintain the talented employees you need.

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