Georgia Department of Labor


GA Unemployment Rate:  Download this pdf file. 4.0%

US Unemployment Rate: 5.9%

UI Initial Claims: Download this pdf file. 101,264

Federal Minimum Wage: $7.25

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GDOL Releases June Area Labor Force Data

The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) today released June labor force information for Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs), Regional Commissions (RCs), and select counties.  These statistics can be found on the GDOL website at Information includes monthly unemployment rates, total number of initial claims, civilian labor force estimates, and employment data by industry for state and metro areas. This information can also be found on the Georgia LaborMarket Explorer at to view a comprehensive report.

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