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Our most detailed article yet on the importance of finishing your education in time to get a tidy payoff for it. It looks at wages before and after the additional schooling to evaluate what works best.
In North Central Minnesota employers and job seekers have the ability and the tools to connect. This Spotlight highlights some of them.
Some counties are coming back from the Great Recession with more vigor than others. Select an area of the maps to see how your county - or any county - is doing.
An analysis of what industries saw employment growth both from September 2014 to September 2015
A regional breakdown of job growth for September 2015
A comprehensive look at economic indicators for September 2015, including the Minnesota and U.S. Indices.
Information on the U. S. Consumer Price Index for September 2015
The Local Area Unemployment Statistics or LAUS tool provides labor force, employment, and unemployment estimates.
The Current Employment Statistics (CES) Program, a monthly survey of 5,900 nonfarm employers, provides monthly data on employment by industry. The data offer a snapshot of the health of the economy.