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News Releases:

Jan
13

Employer-reported workplace injuries and illnesses in Vermont — 2020

Private industry employers reported 6,900 nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses in Vermont in 2020, resulting in an incidence rate of 3.6 cases per 100 full-time equivalent workers.

Sep
03

Occupational Employment and Wages in Burlington-South Burlington — May 2020

Workers in the Burlington-South Burlington, VT Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $27.11 in May 2020, compared to the nationwide average of $27.07

Jun
29

Occupational Employment and Wages in Burlington-South Burlington — May 2020

Workers in the Burlington-South Burlington, VT Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $27.11 in May 2020, about the same as the nationwide average of $27.07

Vermont Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(r)328.6 (r)328.5 (r)328.5 329.4 330.0 (p)331.4

Employment(1)

(r)318.4 (r)318.4 (r)318.4 319.4 320.5 (p)322.6

Unemployment(1)

(r)10.2 (r)10.1 (r)10.1 9.9 9.5 (p)8.8

Unemployment Rate(2)

(r)3.1 (r)3.1 (r)3.1 3.0 2.9 (p)2.7

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

296.3 297.3 297.8 298.9 299.7 (p)299.6

12-month % change

2.4 2.9 4.7 4.6 4.2 (p)3.5

Mining and Logging(3)

0.7 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.9 (p)0.9

12-month % change

-12.5 0.0 0.0 12.5 12.5 (p)12.5

Construction(3)

14.5 14.8 15.2 15.7 15.8 (p)15.7

12-month % change

-1.4 -0.7 2.7 6.1 6.8 (p)4.7

Manufacturing(3)

28.8 28.5 28.6 28.8 28.9 (p)28.8

12-month % change

1.4 0.0 0.4 1.1 1.8 (p)0.7

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

51.0 51.1 51.1 51.2 51.6 (p)51.7

12-month % change

0.2 0.0 -0.4 -0.4 0.2 (p)0.0

Information(3)

4.0 4.1 4.0 4.0 4.1 (p)4.1

12-month % change

2.6 5.1 2.6 2.6 2.5 (p)5.1

Financial Activities(3)

11.8 11.9 12.1 12.0 12.0 (p)12.1

12-month % change

0.0 -0.8 1.7 0.0 0.8 (p)1.7

Professional & Business Services(3)

30.6 30.8 30.7 30.8 30.6 (p)30.1

12-month % change

6.3 6.9 6.6 5.1 4.1 (p)1.7

Education & Health Services(3)

60.9 61.3 61.0 60.7 60.6 (p)60.6

12-month % change

-1.0 0.7 2.3 2.0 0.8 (p)0.7

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

31.9 31.7 31.7 31.7 32.7 (p)33.3

12-month % change

19.9 20.5 33.8 29.4 28.7 (p)25.7

Other Services(3)

9.9 10.1 10.3 10.4 10.2 (p)10.3

12-month % change

6.5 7.4 15.7 14.3 13.3 (p)13.2

Government(3)

52.2 52.2 52.3 52.7 52.3 (p)52.0

12-month % change

-0.8 0.0 0.4 1.3 0.0 (p)-0.2

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised

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