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Study pins Florida as one of the top-five states for cannabis employment growth

Study pins Florida as one of the top-five states for cannabis employment growth

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 2, 2020

Florida's ever-evolving legal weed landscape is contributing to a major ascent in jobs. Based on a recent report published by Leafly, 15,498 Floridians were employed by cannabis companies in 2019; of this amount, 5,000 jobs were created last year alone. These figures suggest that the state is catching up w...

Chart: Cannabis employment in the U.S. increases 34 percent in 2019

Chart: Cannabis employment in the U.S. increases 34 percent in 2019

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

July 21, 2019

The cannabis industry is creating an ever-growing list of jobs and if the findings published in the most recent edition of the 2019 Marijuana Business Factbook are anything to go by, there could be more cannabis-related roles available in the United States by the end of the year than military and flight atte...

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics