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March Labor Market Report
The state’s March seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 3.9 percent. This was down from 4.0 percent in February and from 4.3 percent in March 2015. “The Kansas unemployment picture remains positive,” said Kansas Secretary of Labor, Lana Gordon. “This month, the rate dropped to 3.9 percent, and there are 22,774 more Kansans working compared to last year." Read more here.

KDOL Honors Employee for Volunteerism
KDOL is proud to announce the winner of the March Employee Recognition and Award Program. Tina DeLaRosa has demonstrated outstanding levels of service outside the normal work hours to organizations dedicated to service, charitable, humanitarian or philanthropic causes. Read more here.

KDOL Honors Employee for Meritorious Service
KDOL is proud to announce the winnter of the February Employee Recognition and Award Program. Kyle Lang was honored for his outstanding performance. Read more here.

KDOL Honors Employee for Meritorious Service
KDOL is proud to announce a winnter of its Employee Recognition and Award Program. Jennifer Wise was honored for her outstanding performance. Read more here.

2016 Labor Market Report Release Dates
KDOL Labor Market Information Services in conjunction with BLS releases the Kansas Labor Market Report each month. The following dates represent the 2016 LMIS reference month and press release dates for the Kansas Labor Market Report. Read more here. 

High Demand Occupations in Kansas
KDOL reports that health care, production and office and administrative support occupations top the Kansas High Demand Occupations list, with general managers, accountants, registered nurses and secondary school teachers topping the Kansas High Demand-High Wage Occupations. Read more here.