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Resources to study the labor market and Michigan jobs, with hiring data to aid with employment

Understanding the labor market helps us all look for future opportunities. From educators looking for programming ideas, to employers understanding the employment pool, to job seekers searching for their next career move, labor market information benefits us all.

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Michigan Bureau of Labor Market Information and Strategic Initiatives

Explore the data on Michigan’s labor market, updated frequently.

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Southwest Michigan First

Wage survey information for businesses looking to develop a plan for their site development.

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American Community Survey

Look into the community data for your area to see patterns and predict population trends.

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Burning Glass Analytics and Real Time Jobs Data Report for Michigan Works! Southwest

These reports identify the top detailed occupations, skills greatest in demand and employers with the most job openings during a specific time period for Michigan Works! Southwest, Prosperity Region 8, and each individual county within the region.

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