Michigan’s Labor Market News
Michigan’s Labor Market News

Michigan’s Labor Market News

Michigan’s Labor Market News

Michigan’s Labor Market News

This monthly publication provides a comprehensive summary of employment, unemployment, and payroll job trends in Michigan.

Michigan's Going Pro Hot 25
Michigan's Going Pro Hot 25

Michigan's Going Pro Hot 25

Michigan's Going Pro Hot 25

Michigan's Going Pro Hot 25

Highlights Michigan professional trades occupations that show a favorable mix of long-term job growth, projected annual job openings, and median wages through 2024.

Keep Informed with Email Updates
Keep Informed with Email Updates

Keep Informed with Email Updates

Keep Informed with Email Updates

Keep Informed with Email Updates

Subscribe to keep up to date with the latest research, publications, and data releases on the State of Michigan and its regions using our free email subscription service.

August Employment
August Employment

August Employment

August Employment

August Employment

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Michigan's Hot 50 Careers
Michigan's Hot 50 Careers

Michigan's Hot 50 Careers

Michigan's Hot 50 Careers

Michigan's Hot 50 Careers

This publication highlights Michigan’s high-demand, high-wage careers that show a favorable mix of long-term job growth, projected annual job openings, and median wages through 2026.

Michigan and U.S. Jobless Rates

August 2018, Seasonally Adjusted

  • August U.S. rate: 3.9%
  • August MI rate: 4.1%
  U.S. Seasonally Adjusted   MI Seasonally Adjusted

Source: Michigan DTMB Bureau of Labor Market Information and Strategic Initiatives, Local Area Unemployment Statistics

Jobless Rates by County

August 2018, Not Seasonally Adjusted. Hover over or click on a county to view data.

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Source: Michigan DTMB Bureau of Labor Market Information and Strategic Initiatives, Local Area Unemployment Statistics

Total Nonfarm Employment for Michigan MSAs, August 2018

Source: Current Employment Statistics (CES), All data not seasonally adjusted