Ohio Ranks Third Nationally In Job Cuts

(Cleveland, OH)  --  Ohio ranks third in the nation for the most job cuts.  

According to the executive coaching firm Challenger, Gray and Christmas, Ohio reported over 18-hundred job cuts last month alone, bringing the state's year-to-date total to just under 21-thousand. 

California led the nation with over 82-hundred job cuts last month.  Texas, Indiana and New York round out the top five.  

The retail sector had the most job cuts--over 60-thousand retail jobs were reported cut in the first half of the year. 

Job losses were also reported in the healthcare, customer service, automotive and telecommunication sectors.  Cost-cutting was the biggest reason why jobs were being cut.

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