Job Market Improving As The Number Of Unemployment Benefit Seekers DropsThe number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell last week, reflecting a job market that continues to look persistently healthy.
Unemployment Rates Fall In 32 States, Including TexasUnemployment rates fell in 32 states last month as employers nationwide added the most jobs of any month this year. Jobless rates rose in just three states in October and were unchanged in 15 states.
Texas Unemployment Rate Holds Firm For JulyThe Texas unemployment rate for July held steady at 4.2 percent.
Texas' May Jobless Rate Increases Slightly To 4.3 PercentTexas' unemployment rate rose slightly to 4.3 percent in May, after holding steady at 4.2 percent in March and April, a state agency reported Friday.
Texas Jobless Rate Up Slightly In MayThe state's unemployment rate rose slightly in May to reach 4.3 percent, the Texas Workforce Commission said. That compares to a rate of 5.5 percent nationwide last month.
Texas Jobless Rate Holds Steady At 4.2 PercentThe TWC says Texas has added an estimated 287,000 seasonally adjusted jobs over the past year, including a modest gain in April with 1,200 more positions.
AAA Texas Holding Dallas/Fort Worth Job FairThough the Texas unemployment rate remains at its lowest in nearly 8 years, there are still folks out there looking for work. In comes AAA Texas; the large insurance company is holding an Emergency Roadside Customer Service Representative Job Fair in the Dallas/Fort Worth area this week.
Texas Unemployment Drops To 4.4 Percent In JanuaryThe unemployment rate in Texas fell to 4.4 percent in January, marking the fifth straight month of declines.
Report Shows US Added 257K Jobs, Unemployment Up To 5.7%U.S. employers hired at a stellar pace last month, wages rose by the most in six years, and Americans responded by streaming into the job market to find work.
Texas Unemployment Rate Drops In DecemberThe Texas unemployment rate slipped to 4.6 percent in December for a fourth straight month of declines.
US Adds 321,000 Jobs In NovemberThe Labor Department says the unemployment rate remained at a six-year low of 5.8 percent, as the United States continues to outperform other major economies.
October Jobless Rate In Texas Slips To 5.1 PercentThe Texas unemployment rate slipped to 5.1 percent in October for a second straight month of declines.