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Iowa's
Labor Market
Information Division

Unemployment rate

November 2019

2.6 %

More Data

-1,500

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TOTAL NON-FARM EMPLOYMENT
OCTOBER-TO-NOVEMBER 2019
 

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Featured Occupational Wage

REGISTERED NURSES

MEDIAN HOURLY WAGE:

$27.97

38.3%

of surveyed employers

AGREE

APPLICANTS FULFILL

ALL NECESSARY JOB
REQUIREMENTS

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November 2019 Statewide Labor Force

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

1,757,900
1,711,700
46,200
2.6%
70.8%

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