Accounting and finance industry workers grew more confident about the employment market in June, as a result of heightened confidence in their personal finances and increased job satisfaction, according to the Hudson Employment Index.

The index for sector workers climbed 6.4 points from 106.8 to 113.2 in June, which is the strongest it has been since December 2004. The national index also rose 3.1 points from 99.9 to 103.0 this month. The index is compiled each month by an independent research firm and is based upon telephone interviews and survey responses from approximately 9,000 U.S. workers.

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