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Aerospace, Defense Jobs to Grow, According to Study

Job prospects should be bright in the aerospace and defense sector, according to a new study from Deloitte.

The company said that U.S. job growth in the sector is expected to grow in 2016 by more than 39,000 jobs.

This reverses a trend of recent years, Deloitte said, in which sector employment had declined by 9.4% That includes to 185,000 jobs lost in the defense subsector over the past five years.

Keep in mind that importance of this sector for U.S. workers. Deloitte points out that jobs in aerospace and defense pay almost twice the national average.

So, it’s good news that growth in employment is picking up.

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