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June 2016 Economic Situation Report

“Montana continues to have low unemployment rate levels, suggesting job opportunities and wage growth for Montana workers and their families,” said Montana Department of Labor & Industry Commissioner Pam Bucy. “Our sustained strong economic growth has also made significant headway in decreasing unemployment rates for marginally-attached and...
July 22, 2016 0 Comments

May 2016 Economic Situation Report

“Montana’s workers continue to realize strong real wage gains, providing opportunities for our workforce and businesses to thrive,” said  Montana Department of Labor & Industry Commissioner Pam Bucy. “Last year average annual wages were at the highest levels in our state’s history. Montanans are reaping the gains of our strong and...
June 22, 2016 0 Comments

April 2016 Economic Situation Report

“Montana’s economy continues to grow and diversify, creating new opportunities for our Montana businesses to succeed, expand, and hire more workers,” said Governor Bullock. “We must continue to ensure that those businesses have a pipeline of highly-trained, skilled Montanans to fill the good-paying jobs being created.”


May 19, 2016 0 Comments

March 2016 Economic Situation Report

“Strong wage growth is enticing more workers into the labor market, which will allow Montana’s economy to continue its steady growth,” said Montana Department of Labor & Industry Commissioner Pam Bucy. “We continue to develop more relationships with businesses across the state to expand training programs and create jobs in a variety of...
April 15, 2016 0 Comments

February 2016 Economic Situation Report

“Our state’s economy continues to expand, requiring more workers than ever before,” said Montana Department of Labor & Industry Commissioner Pam Bucy. “With future unemployment rates expected to decline below normal unemployment levels, it becomes even more...
March 25, 2016 0 Comments

January 2016 Economic Situation Report

“Today’s economic news is another sign that Montana’s economy is among the strongest in the nation,” said Governor Bullock. “As our economy grows at a fast rate, we continue to work to ensure Montana’s wage growth remains high and that we are finding new ways to...
March 14, 2016 0 Comments

December 2015 Employment Situation Report

“More Montanans are working today than ever before and that's a testament to the small business environment we've worked so hard to strengthen over the last three years,” said Governor Bullock

November 2015 Employment Situation Report

“Montana workers and their families can have more cheer this holiday season with lower unemployment and higher wages than this time last year,” Governor Steve Bullock said.  “I remain...

October 2015 Employment Situation Report

“Montana’s economy continues to show strength as we head toward the end of the year,” Governor Steve Bullock said. “Over 10,000 jobs have been added over the last twelve months, and wages...