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November 10, 2007

Cyberstates 2007: A Complete State-by-State Overview of the High-Technology Industry

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This report from AeA (formerly the American Electronics Association) details national and state trends in high-tech employment, wages, and other key economic factors. The Cyberstates report is based on U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data collected from all businesses in the United States. The report shows that over the past two years there has been an increase in the amount of U.S. high-tech industry jobs by four percent. In 2006, the high-tech industry continued growing, adding nearly 150,000 net jobs for a total of 5.8 million in the United States, an increase from the 87,400 jobs added in 2005.

The complete report is available on the AeA website; http://www.aeanet.org/publications/idjj_cyberstates2007_overview.asp

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