Where the Green Is: Cannabis Jobs

Here’s some good news about the labor market: The cannabis industry is creating jobs at a rapid pace, a new study from employment site Glassdoor finds.

  • The industry has more than 1,500 open jobs, a jump of 76 percent from a year earlier.
  • The median salary is $58,511 annually, almost 11 percent higher than the U.S. median.
  • More than half the jobs are for professional and technical workers, such as accountants and marketing experts.
    The upshot: Cannabis businesses are creating new jobs for a wide range of professionals.

– Read the entire article at CBS News.