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"Labor Market Information (LMI) is an applied science; it is the systematic collection and analysis of data which describes and predicts the relationship between labor demand and supply." The States' Labor Market Information Review, ICESA, 1995, p. 7.

2021 Wyoming Workforce Annual Report

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Archived Quarterly Covered Employment and Wages News Releases

Release Initial Release Date
Wyoming Employment and Payroll: Job Growth in Fourth Quarter 2021 May 6, 2022
Wyoming Employment and Payroll: Economic Recovery in Third Quarter 2021 February 4, 2022
Wyoming Employment and Payroll: Employment Continued to Fall in First Quarter 2021 November 5, 2021
Wyoming Employment and Payroll: Job Losses Continued in Fourth Quarter August 6, 2021
Wyoming Employment and Payroll: Job Losses Continued in Third Quarter May 7, 2021
Wyoming Employment and Payroll: Pandemic Causes Large Job Losses in Second Quarter February 5, 2021
Wyoming Employment and Payroll: Weak Job Growth in First Quarter 2020 November 6, 2020
Wyoming Employment and Payroll: Modest Growth in Fourth Quarter 2019 August 14, 2020
Wyoming Employment and Payroll: Solid Job Growth in Third Quarter 2019 May 15, 2020
Wyoming Employment and Payroll in Second Quarter 2019: Continued Growth in Construction February 7, 2020
Wyoming Employment and Payroll in First Quarter 2019: Strong Growth in Construction Jobs November 8, 2019
Local Jobs and Wyoming Payroll in Fourth Quarter 2018: Construction Leads Job Growth August 16, 2019
Local Jobs and Wyoming Payroll in Third Quarter 2018: Total Payroll Rises by $159 Million May 10, 2019
Local Jobs and Wyoming Payroll in Second Quarter 2018: Job Growth in Many Sectors February 8, 2019
Local Jobs and Wyoming Payroll in First Quarter 2018: Mining Sector Continues to Grow November 9, 2018
Local Jobs and Wyoming Payroll in Fourth Quarter 2017: Modest Job Growth Continues August 10, 2018
Local Jobs and Payroll in Wyoming in Third Quarter 2017: Total Employment and Payroll Increase May 11, 2018
Local Jobs and Payroll in Wyoming in Second Quarter 2017: Mining Adds Jobs February 9, 2018
Local Jobs and Payroll in Wyoming in First Quarter 2017: Total Payroll Rises by $14 Million November 9, 2017
Local Jobs and Payroll in Wyoming in Fourth Quarter 2016: Total Payroll Falls by $295 Million August 11, 2017
Local Jobs and Payroll in Wyoming in Third Quarter 2016: Employment Falls in 19 Counties May 12, 2017
Local Jobs and Payroll in Wyoming in Second Quarter 2016: Total Payroll Falls by $183 Million February 10, 2017
Local Jobs and Payroll in Wyoming in First Quarter 2016: Job Losses Continue November 8, 2016
Local Jobs and Payroll in Wyoming in Fourth Quarter 2015: Employment Fell in 15 Counties August 16, 2016
Local Jobs and Payroll in Wyoming in Third Quarter 2015: Total Payroll Falls by $75 Million  May 13, 2016
Local Jobs and Payroll in Wyoming in Second Quarter 2015: Total Payroll Falls by $24 Million February 19, 2016
Local Jobs and Payroll in Wyoming in First Quarter 2015: Job Losses in Oil & Gas  November 13, 2015
Local Jobs and Payroll in Wyoming in Fourth Quarter 2014: Slight Slowdown in Payroll and Job Growth August 14, 2015
Local Jobs and Payroll in Wyoming in Third Quarter 2014: Nearly Half of New Jobs are in Construction May 8, 2015
Local Jobs and Payroll in Wyoming in Second Quarter 2014: Construction Leads Job Growth February 6, 2015
Local Jobs and Payroll in Wyoming: Oil & Gas Jobs Return and Overall Job Growth Accelerates in First Quarter 2014 November 7, 2014
Local Jobs and Payroll in Wyoming: Modest Job Growth Continues in Fourth Quarter 2013 August 7, 2014
Local Jobs and Payroll in Wyoming: Modest Improvement in Job Growth in Third Quarter 2013 May 2, 2014
Local Jobs and Payroll in Wyoming: Weak Job Growth Continues in Second Quarter 2013 February 21, 2014
Local Jobs and Payroll in Wyoming: Job Growth Remains Weak in First Quarter 2013 November 8, 2013
Local Jobs and Payroll in Wyoming: Mining Sector Contracts in Fourth Quarter 2012 August 30, 2013
Local Jobs and Payroll in Wyoming: Sharp Slowdown in Job Growth in Third Quarter 2012 May 10, 2013
Local Jobs and Payroll in Wyoming: Construction Continues to Grow February 8, 2013
Local Jobs and Payroll in Wyoming: Construction Sector Adds Jobs November 2, 2012
Local Jobs and Payroll in Wyoming: Job Growth Accelerates August 10, 2012
Local Jobs and Payroll in Wyoming: Large Job Gains in Oil & Gas and Related Sectors May 4, 2012
Local Jobs and Payroll in Wyoming: Construction Sector Sheds Jobs February 3, 2012
Detailed Covered Employment and Wages for First Quarter 2011: Modest Growth Continues November 4, 2011
Detailed Covered Employment and Wages for Fourth Quarter 2010: Job Gains and Payroll Growth Indicate Recovery August 3, 2011
Detailed Covered Employment and Wages for Third Quarter 2010: Mining Leads Payroll Growth May 6, 2011
Detailed Covered Employment and Wages for Second Quarter 2010: Growth in Total Payroll Resumes February 4, 2011
Detailed Covered Employment and Wages for First Quarter 2010: Job Losses Slow November 5, 2010
Covered Employment and Wages for Fourth Quarter 2009: Total Payroll Declines in 16 Wyoming Counties August 5, 2010
Covered Employment and Wages for Third Quarter 2009: Mining Payroll Declines by $120.9 million May 7, 2010
UI Covered Employment and Wages for Second Quarter 2009: Job Losses Accelerate February 5, 2010
UI Covered Employment and Wages for First Quarter 2009: Jobs and Payroll Decrease from Year-Ago Levels October 30, 2009
Covered Employment and Wages for Fourth Quarter 2008: Payroll Growth Slows July 31, 2009
Covered Employment and Wages for Third Quarter 2008: Mining Leads Growth in Jobs and Payroll May 8, 2009
Covered Employment and Wages for Second Quarter 2008: Slight Slowdown in Total Payroll Growth February 6, 2009
Covered Employment and Wages for First Quarter 2008: Construction Leads Growth in Jobs and Payroll October 31, 2008
Covered Employment and Wages for Fourth Quarter 2007: Double-Digit Growth in Total Payroll August 1, 2008
Covered Employment and Wages for Third Quarter 2007: Payroll Growth Moderates Further May 9, 2008
Covered Employment and Wages for Second Quarter 2007: Payroll Growth Moderates February 8, 2008
Covered Employment and Wages for First Quarter 2007: Mining Leads Growth in Total Payroll November 9, 2007
Covered Employment and Wages for Fourth Quarter 2006: Strong Payroll Growth Continues August 31, 2007
Covered Employment and Wages for Third Quarter 2006: Widespread Growth in Total Payroll June 1, 2007
Covered Employment and Wages for Second Quarter 2006: Total Payroll Grows Three Times Faster Than Job Growth February 16, 2007
Covered Employment and Wages for First Quarter 2006: Total Payroll Grows at Almost Twice Its Average Rates December 8, 2006
Covered Employment and Wages for Fourth Quarter 2005: Job Growth Continues September 8, 2006