Q3 2014: Energy Momentum Continues

2014-Q3 Small GraphicThe U.S. oil and gas industry created 15,100 new positions in the third quarter of 2014, representing the most jobs added in a quarter since the fourth quarter of 2011.

The category of production and non-supervisory workers also saw a jump of 8,000 positions created, roughly double the 4,300 jobs added in the previous quarter.

Turnover in oil and gas is the highest it’s been in seven years, with a comparable turnover rate last recorded in Q3 2007, prior to the recession.

For the full report, please visit: Rigzone’s Q3 Energy Trends Report.