How many jobs are in America’s legal cannabis industry?

The 2022 Leafly Jobs Report found 428,059 full-time equivalent jobs supported by legal cannabis as of January 2022. Last year, the cannabis industry created an average of 280 new jobs per day.

Cannabis is now a $25 billion business in the United States.

That’s a 33% increase in jobs in a single year. And it marks the fifth year in a row of annual jobs growth greater than 27%.

The annual Leafly Jobs Report, produced in partnership with Whitney Economics, is the nation’s most comprehensive cannabis employment study.

Read and download the full report below.

We count cannabis jobs because the federal government won’t. (Click image to download the full Leafly Jobs Report…

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