Labor Market Insights

Instawork's monthly summary of changes in roles, pay, demographics, and tightness in the local labor market:

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Government Statistics

$30.24

mean hourly pay

$3.58 lower than the national mean*

5%

unemployment rate

1.4% higher than the national average**

5.5%

higher consumer prices

relative to the national average***

* Bureau of Labor Statistics, all occupations, September 2023

** Bureau of Labor Statistics, headline unemployment rate, September 2023

*** Bureau of Economic Analysis, January 2021