State of Iowa's Labor Market

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

23,800

Job Growth Over the Past Year

56,993

Current Job Openings in Iowa

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Work-Based Learning Survey

Iowa Workforce Development is seeking the input of Iowa employers in a new survey about the use of Work-Based Learning (WBL) programs across the state. Responses will be accepted through July 12.

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Iowa's Registered Apprenticeship Programs

Adults and high school students can benefit from new apprenticeship programs in almost any occupation you can imagine.

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