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New Jersey Unemployment Rate Dips To 8.6 Percent

For the fourth consecutive month, New Jersey’s jobless rate has dropped.

06/20/2013

Jobs

Jobless Rate Drops; Opportunities Exist North Of NYC

There was positive economic news announced Friday. The unemployment rate has taken an unexpected drop, falling to a two-year low of 8.8 percent.

04/01/2011

Job seekers line up at a job fair at the Hotel Pennsylvania - New York, NY - Sep 29, 2010 - Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

NJ’s Jobless Rate Dips

The Labor Department said the private sector shed 13,300 jobs last month while the public sector cut 3,000 jobs.

01/19/2011

Job seekers line up at a job fair at the Hotel Pennsylvania - New York, NY - Sep 29, 2010 - Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

NY Unemployment Rate At 8.3 Percent In November

The latest figures show the number of unemployed New Yorkers climbed to 799,500 from 797,400 a month earlier.

12/17/2010