Huffpost Business

The Layoff Kings Of 2012

Posted: Updated:
LAYOFFS 2012
Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan on Dec. 14, 2012, at the Brookings Institution in Washington. Bank of America announced last year that it plans to slash 30,000 jobs. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) | AP

If you have a job, be thankful, because more than 1 million American workers were laid off during the first three quarters of the year, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. That's better than the same period last year, but not by much, and some companies handed out especially large numbers of layoff notices.

Check out some of this year's layoff kings below:

Close
Layoff Kings Of 2012
of
Share
Tweet
Share this
close
Current Slide

Around the Web

The 10 biggest U.S. corporate layoffs of 2012 - Slide Show ...

Coal company announces layoffs in response to Obama win - Nov. 9 ...

Anti-Obama CEO: Raises, no layoffs - Nov. 12, 2012

Planned Layoffs Hit Highest Level Since May | Fox Business

Layoff - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Mass Layoff Statistics Home Page

Citigroup Stock (C) Jumps After 11,000 Layoffs Announced - ABC ...