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Maryland has the lowest jobless rate in the nation. For employers, that’s a challenge

November 27, 2023

For three months running, Maryland has had the lowest unemployment rate in the nation. But that’s not necessarily cause for celebration. The state’s jobless rate dropped to 1.7% in August, then fell to the lowest level ever — yes, ever — recorded for any state in September at 1.6%, government figures showed. It edged back up in October to 1.7%, beating out North Dakota for the low mark, the U.S. Department of Labor reported recently.

Article Source: Baltimore Sun

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