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2024 Career Grades
Report covering the top career grade occupations in the state and ten workforce regions.

Manufacturing Industries
Brief studies the manufacturing industry and its impact in Missouri.

Missouri Business by Size
Brief covers the number and business by size in Missouri.


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Missouri Unemployment Rate

(Seasonally Adjusted)
December 2016             4.4%

Missouri Payroll Employment

(Seasonally Adjusted)
December 2016         2,847,800
Change Over Month         3,700
Change Over Year          64,500
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