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Iowa's
Labor Market
Information Division

Unemployment rate

October 2021

       3.9%

More Data

CURRENT
EMPLOYMENT
STATISTICS

+1,000

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TOTAL NON-FARM EMPLOYMENT
SEPTEMBER-TO-OCTOBER 2021
 

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Featured Occupational Wage

 TRANSPORTATION, STORAGE, & DISTRIBUTION MANAGERS 

MEDIAN HOURLY WAGE:

$39.54

TOTAL ANNUAL OPENINGS: 150
 

2020 STATEWIDE LABORSHED STUDY

26.2%

OF THE EMPLOYED ARE LIKELY TO CHANGE EMPLOYMENT FOR A NEW OPPORTUNITY

 

 

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oCTOBER 2021 Statewide Labor Force

LABOR FORCE:
EMPLOYMENT:
UNEMPLOYMENT:
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE:
LABOR FORCE PARTICIPATION RATE*:

1,660,900
1,596,200
64,700
3.9%
66.8%

*The percentage of the population ages 16 and older that is in the labor force (either working or actively seeking work).