LISTEN: EDC’s Andrew Taylor Talks July Jobs Report

LISTEN: EDC’s Andrew Taylor Talks July Jobs Report

With the release of the July Jobs Report, the Economic Development Corporation of Decatur/Macon County revealed their analysis of the report to help break down and view trends in Macon County. Economic Development Officer Andrew Taylor says jobs and wages are going up.

Taylor said that because of the upswing in manufacturing jobs in the area, people have been leaving service jobs that paid less money to go to the manufacturing field where the money is better.