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updated 8:39 PM UTC, Oct 23, 2020

Wisconsin's Unemployment Rate Drops to 5.4 % in September

  • Written by Tyler Bue
  • Published in News

Wisconsin's unemployment rate dropped to five-point-four percent in September.

The state's jobless rate was six-point-three percent in August. The Department of Workforce Development says Wisconsin employers added 23-thousand-800 total non-farm jobs and 13-thousand-700 private sector jobs last month. Wisconsin has 178-thousand-400 fewer jobs that it did one year ago. The U-S unemployment rate was seven-point-nine percent in September.

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