Franchises Add 15,040 Jobs In September
According to ADP’s September National Franchise Report, 15,040 new jobs were added by franchises in September, slightly down from 17,450 in August.
With more than 9,000 new jobs added, restaurants led the way. Leisure, professional services, food retailers, and real estate followed the industry with strong job gains as well.
In total, ADP finds that the franchise sector now accounts for 8.05 million jobs. Restaurants account for roughly 50 percent of the total followed by auto parts and dealers.