DED releases June 2017 Jobs Report

July 18, 2017

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – According to seasonally adjusted data released today by the Missouri Department of Economic Development, the state’s unemployment rate for June edged down a tenth of a point to 3.8 percent. Over the month, Missouri’s nonfarm payroll employment grew by 11,900 jobs. For the full labor report featuring industries that experienced employment gains and losses over the month, visit