| Don Sniegowski
| Jul 3 | trends
ROSELAND, NJ—Private-sector franchise jobs in the United States rose by a whopping 28,800 during the month of June, according to the ADP National Franchise Report, which was released Wednesday. Growing jobs at a truck sized rate of 0.6 percent for the month, auto dealerships added 4,324 hires in June, while franchised restaurants grew 0.2 percent, or 8,550 hires.
"Franchise employment in June bounced back to a level exceeding the twelve-month average of job gains," said Ahu Yildirmaz, vice president and head of the ADP Research Institute. "Both restaurants and auto parts & dealers added jobs at a pace well above the previous month's totals."
Growing at a rate of 3.4 percent year-over-year, franchised jobs continue to outpace small business jobs, which...