Job Openings Matches Number Of Unemployed For First Time In DecadesAccording to a new report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employers were advertising openings for 6.55 million positions in March. The May 8 release adds that 6.59 million Americans were unemployed at that time
US Unemployment Rate Below 4% For The First Time Since 2000The unemployment rate dropped below 4% in April for the first time since 2000. The Labor Department reported Friday that it fell to 3.9% — inching closer to territory not seen in half a century.
Owner Receives Letter Granting Dog Unemployment BenefitsThe agency says its computer system sent the letter, but the claim later was flagged as suspicious and denied.
California's Unemployment Rate Ticks Down To 5% In FebruaryCalifornia's unemployment rate fell to 5 percent in February as the state's employers added 22,900 nonfarm payroll jobs.
November Unemployment Number Falls To 5.3 Percent In California
California's Jobless Rate Dips To 5.2 Percent, A 9 Year LowCalifornia's unemployment rate dropped to its lowest point in nine years as it continued a steady decline last month, the Employment Development Department reported Friday.
Stockton, Modesto Rank Among Worst Places To Find A Job, But There's HopeThere are more jobs compared to this time last year as Worknet officials say they’ve helped fill 6,000 new positions year to year.
California Unemployment Rate Drops To 6.5 PercentCalifornia's jobless rate fell for the third straight month this year, to 6.5 percent, as the state continues to add jobs, the state Employment Development Department reported Friday.
California's Employment Rate Continues To Dip, Now To 6.9 PercentA state agency says California's unemployment rate dipped to 6.9 percent last month by adding 67,300 new jobs, showing the economy continues to improve at a healthy clip.
California EDD Processing Unemployment Claims Faster, But Delays Still PersistThe department handles the largest unemployment insurance program in the nation, doling out $6.1 billion and processing 3.5 million claims in 2014. In late 2013, the department reported that 83 percent to 90 percent of calls went unanswered by a live employee on any given day.
Sacramento Jobs Report: Those With Bachelor Degree Or Higher Have Lower Unemployment RateJill Schlesinger reports those who completed a Bachelor’s degree or higher were in better shape when it comes to employment with an unemployment rate of just 2.9 percent.
'Hot Jobs' Mean Sunny Outlook For Unemployment In Sacramento AreaDuring the height of the recent Great Recession, the unemployment rate in the Sacramento area was roughly 14 percent.