Minnesota job growth remains steady in August
(KEYC) - Minnesota job growth remains steady in August.
The state is reporting a total of 4,300 jobs added throughout the month, a 0.2% positive change, bringing the current unemployment rate to 3.8%.
The most jobs added was in the manufacturing industry with 2,300 jobs last month.
Government employment saw the largest deficit, down 1,900 jobs.
The Mankato Metropolitan statistic area has a 4% employment increase since August 2020. That’s the second biggest change behind the Duluth-Superior MSA.
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