August Labor Report
The state's August seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 4.6 percent, unchanged from July and increased from 4.3 percent in August 2014. Read more here.
July Labor Market Report
The state's July seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 4.6 percent, up from 4.5 percent in June and up from 4.4 percent in July 2014. Seasonally adjusted figures show Kansas gained 8,900 private sector jobs since last year, and 5,600 total nonfarm jobs since July 2014. Read more here.
Chastity Dexter Honored as KDOL Employee of the Quarter
KDOL is proud to announce the recipient of its Employee Recognition and Award Program Employee of the Quarter, Chastity Dexter. Read more here.
KDOL Honors Four Outstanding Employees
KDOL is proud to announce recipients in its Employee Recognition and Award Program.Chastity Dexter, Dennis Burk, Curtis Gregory and Mason Jackson were honored for their outstanding performance. Read more here.
KDOL has updated the Workers Compensation Practice and Procedure Guide to reflect 2011 and 2013 changes in the Kansas workers compensation laws and regulations. Read more here.
Updated Website on New Hire Reporting
Federal and State law requires employers to report newly hired employees in Kansas to the New Hire Directory within 20 days. KDOL has launched a new website to provide employers with detailed information about reporting new hires, including how to report online and other reporting options. Read more here.