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Atlanta Jobs with Fortune 500 Companies

Tuesday, July 7th, 2009

If you live in the Atlanta area, you probably already know that jobs aren’t growing on trees right now. However, there are many reputable companies in the area that are often hiring. Click here to find Atlanta jobs.

During May, the Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta area saw its unemployment rate increase from 9 percent to 9.6 percent. This came as a disappointemnt to many, who saw a slight glimmer of hope when the unemployment rate decreased from 9.1 percent to 9 percent during April.

The area had a total non-farm employment of 2,316,400 workers during May, according to the United States Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics. This is down from 2,318,400 workers during April and a 5.6 percent decrease from last year.