November-December 2015 Workforce Update Kentucky

According to Kentucky’s new November/December 2015 market report, online job ads for lightweighting-related occupations were 43 percent higher than the 2,963 postings recorded one year prior, in November and December 2014. Of the more than 5,000 postings, 35 percent offered salaries over $50,000, compared to 30 percent in November and December 2014. Kentucky’s lightweighting jobs requiring a bachelor’s degree or higher remained close to 40 percent.