Legal Cannabis Fuels US Job Boom: Florida, Nevada Are The Biggest Gainers

One sector that has been a silent contributor to the U.S. labor market — but hasn't been recognized yet due to the stigma of being a federally illegal business — is the cannabis industry, according to a report by Leafly.

The number of full-time jobs in the legal U.S. cannabis industry is now at 211,000, courtesy of an addition of 64,389 jobs in 2018, according to Leafly.

Read the full article by Shanthi Rexaline from Benzinga here.