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Thu., June 18, 2015 9:19am
Georgia's Jobless Rate Ticks Up In May
State labor officials say Georgia's unemployment rate has risen slightly to 6.3 percent.
Wed., June 3, 2015 2:04pm
What Will Georgia's Job Market Look Like In 2020?
The Georgia Department of Labor says expect more tech and healthcare, but less agriculture.
Thu., May 28, 2015 9:44am
Atlanta Area Jobless Rate Drops In April
The Atlanta area has added more than 83,000 jobs since last April. That’s the strongest year over year job growth since 1999.
Thu., May 21, 2015 9:34am
Georgia's Unemployment Rate Doesn't Budge In April
Labor Commissioner Mark Butler says the state added 7,400 jobs last month, but that was offset by a larger number of people entering the workforce.
Thu., April 23, 2015 9:40am
Metro Atlanta Unemployment Dips In March
Unemployment in the Atlanta area dropped two tenths of a percent in March, to 5.9 percent.
Thu., March 19, 2015 11:53am
Georgia Jobless Rate Declines To 6.3 Percent
State labor officials say Georgia's jobless numbers have hit their lowest mark since January 2008.
Thu., March 12, 2015 11:02am
Metro Atlanta Jobless Rate Rises To 6.2 Percent
Labor officials say the rate increased as metro Atlanta lost about 35,100 jobs, many of them temporary and part-time jobs related to the holiday season.
Thu., March 5, 2015 11:35am
Georgia's Unemployment Rate Drops To 6.4 Percent
The rate was down from a revised 6.6 percent in December and 7.3 percent in January 2014.
Thu., January 22, 2015 1:30pm
Georgia Unemployment Rate Drops To 6.9 Percent
Authorities say the rate is down from 7.2 percent in November and 7.4 percent from a year ago.
Thu., December 18, 2014 2:57pm
Georgia Jobless Rate Dips To 7.2 Percent
State officials say the new rate represents what they call a significant drop. State Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said it's the largest monthly rate decline seen in Georgia since 1976.