Did you know that more than 10,000,000 people (yes, that is 10 million) worked for U.S. staffing firms last year?  A recent survey by the American Staffing Association showed that 88% of staffing employees (those working in temporary, contract, or temp-to-hire jobs) say that their temporary work made them more employable!

Here are some other facts about staffing that you might not know:

Temporary and contract work provides a bridge to permanent employment. You can try out a prospective employer and showcase your skills for a permanent job.

  • 88% of staffing employees say that temporary or contract work made them more employable.
  • 77% of staffing employees say it’s a good way to obtain a permanent job.
  • 80% of staffing clients say staffing firms offer a good way to find people who can become permanent employees.
  • 2.01 million people per day are employed by staffing companies.
  • Over 10 million temporary and contract employees are hired by U.S. staffing firms over the course of a year.
  • 79% of temporary and contract employees work full time, virtually the same as the rest of the work force.

For more information about how a staffing company can help your career soar, contact Masiello Employment Services, and one of our Certified Staffing Professionals will be happy to help you!