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"We have substantial work ahead,” said the Norwalk firm’s president and CEO Dan McCarthy.
"We need to create a state where businesses are growing and investing," said CBIA's Pete Gioia.
Private educational and health services added the most of any major industry sector during the 12-month period, up by 63,200.
Gov. Ned Lamont is also encouraging municipalities to delay collecting property taxes from affected employees.
"It is clear that Connecticut’s labor market continues to tighten," said Andy Condon, director of the DOL’s Office of Research.
Courses are set to begin in the first quarter of 2019.
Current trends suggest more opportunities for full-time work, which could lure away individuals involved in the temporary contracted opportunities of the gig economy sector.
Connecticut now has an estimated 1.7 million seasonally adjusted jobs and an estimated 80,000 jobless residents.
All told, 80 percent of the state’s 169 municipalities added new establishments last year -- a growth rate of 7.5 percent since 2010.
The inaccuracies include overstating the number of jobs, failing to collect certain required information and reporting estimates that were off by tens of millions of dollars in 2017.
Driven by an aging population, the health care sector is expected to show the strongest growth.
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Further complicating matters were the wage disparities based on race and gender, according to a new report.