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GA Unemployment Rate:
US Unemployment Rate: 3.6%
UI Initial Claims:
Federal Minimum Wage: $7.25
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Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler announced today that Georgia’s wages across the state are rising and the March unemployment rate dropped to an all-time low of 3.1 percent from February’s revised rate of 3.2 percent. Georgia’s unemployment rate was five-tenths of a percent lower than the national March 2022 unemployment rate of 3.6 percent.