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Iowa's
Labor Market
Information Division

Unemployment rate

June 2020

       8.0 %

More Data

+50,200

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TOTAL NON-FARM EMPLOYMENT
MAY-TO-JUNE 2020
 

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Featured Occupational Wage

COMBINED FOOD PREP & SERVING WORKERS,
INCLUDING FAST FOOD

MEDIAN HOURLY WAGE:

$9.58

TOTAL ANNUAL OPENINGS: 7,655
(2ND HIGHEST IN THE STATE)

UNEMPLOYMENT
INSURANCE
INITIAL CLAIMS

MARCH 15 - JULY 25, 2020

HIGHEST REPORTED INDUSTRIES

MANUFACTURING:
78,125
ACCOMMODATIONS AND FOOD SERVICES:
54,954
HEALTH CARE AND SOCIAL SERVICES:
52,380
RETAIL TRADE:
37,255

TOTAL ALL INDUSTRIES:
307,141

 

 

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jUNE 2020 Statewide Labor Force

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

1,639,400
1,508,300
131,200
8.0%
66.2%

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