ASA Staffing Employment & Sales Survey
Staffing Employment Sees Seasonal Dip in First Quarter
2Q 2021 Revenue Expected to Rise 20%
U.S. staffing companies employed an average of 2.7 million temporary and contract workers per week in the first quarter of 2021, according to data released today by the American Staffing Association—down about 100,000 from the fourth quarter of 2020.
Include Your Staffing Firm in the Survey
ASA invites all staffing firms operating in the U.S. to participate in the quarterly Staffing Employment and Sales Survey. There are no fees to participate, and those who complete the nine-question survey receive an exclusive report on the results, which includes projections as well as gross margin and sector-level data.
Data is collected for these staffing sectors:
- Office–Clerical and Administrative
- Health Care
- Information Technology
- Accounting and Finance
- Management (including executives)
- Sales and Marketing
- Other Professional
- Search and Placement (direct hire placement and special recruiting services)
Quarterly Survey Calendar
|Survey Opens||Jan. 12, 2021||April 8||July 19||Oct. 7||Jan. 12, 2022|
|Survey Closes||Feb. 19, 2021||May 21||Aug. 20||Nov. 19||Feb. 18, 2022|
|News Release & Participant Report Available||March 11, 2021||June 10||Sept. 9||Dec. 9||March 10, 2022|
*2Q2021 survey open date is tentative.