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Welcome to Maryland's Source for Labor Market Information

The most up-to-date information available on unemployment, wages, jobs and training to help you make decisions! For more information or questions about our data, please contact our labor market analysts by phone at 410-767-2250, or by email at

Labor Market Data

Research labor market, economic and demographic data and compare information over time and between regions.

Students and Youth

Below are some resources that will help you explore finding careers that match your skills and education.



Maryland's Office of Workforce Information and Performance produces several publications. A few of them include:

Career Exploration and
Job Search Resources

Below are some resources that will help you to research careers, jobs and find labor market information about specific occupations.

Press Releases

Current Press Release
Monthly Labor Review
Press Release Publication Schedule

Unemployment Rates

  Aug-14 Jul-15 Aug-15
Maryland 6.0% 5.4% 5.1%*
5.7% 5.2% 5.1%*
United States 6.3% 5.6% 5.2%
6.1% 5.3% 5.1%