Utah’s employment grew in September 2015 by an estimated 3.9
percent, adding 51,700 jobs to the economy as compared to September 2014.
Utah’s current employment level registers 1,392,800.
September’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate declined
one-tenth of a percent from last month to 3.6 percent. Approximately 53,400
Utahns were unemployed in the month and actively seeking work. The September
national unemployment rate remained unchanged from August at 5.1 percent.More...
Summer has proven to be a strong season for Utah’s economy:
Jobs for July 2015 grew by an estimated 4.5 percent, adding 59,100 jobs to the
economy as compared to July 2014. Utah’s current employment level registers
July’s unemployment rate rose one-tenth of a percent from
last month to 3.6 percent — compared to the national unemployment rate
unchanged at 5.3 percent. Approximately 53,000 Utahns were unemployed in the month
and actively seeking work.More...
Ever wondered how Utah ranks nationally in employment for industries that rely heavily on research, development and STEM training? Well, there's now an app for that.
Using a simple visualization tool, you can explore the myriad of so-called Advanced Industries nationwide and see which ones are significant to Utah.More...