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College Grad Hiring Is Up

Every 2016 graduatesyear the National Association of Colleges and Employers (naceweb.org) surveys companies to find out about their plans on college grad hiring. The Job Outlook for 2018 for grads showed that college grad hiring was up 4 percent.

Although lower than the last several years, 4 percent still shows a positive outlook and a robust job market.

Some additional data from other surveys that college students and grads might want to know:

23.6 days is the average time from interview to offer (2017 Recruiting Benchmarks Survey Report)

$18.06 is the average hourly wage for an intern (2017 Guide to Compensation for Interns & Co-ops

51.3% is the average conversion rate from intern to full-time hire (2017 Internship & Co-op Report)

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