Employment Security Department

[6/20/19] WA Employment Higher than National Average

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Washington’s state’s unemployment rate held steady at 4.7 percent last month. According to numbers released yesterday by the Employment Security Department, May’s jobless rate remains unchanged from April’s. The state also added 9,600 jobs last month, with the largest job gains seen in construction, professional and business services and education and health services. The state […]