Number of listings for skilled, unskilled laborers climbs

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The number of listings for positions for skilled and unskilled laborers has increased 61% this year, state news wire MTI reports citing data by Profession.hu.

The number of ads for machine operators is up 113%, while the number for unskilled laborers has climbed 103%, Profession.hu said. The number of positions advertised for retail service and waitstaff has risen 101%, but the number of ads for security guards and cleaning staff has increased at a more modest pace.

Job-seekers expect to get an average net HUF 233,000 a month at present, 7% more than a year earlier. Machinists expect to take home HUF 353,000 and welders HUF 382,000.

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