Category: Columbia, SC

  • Columbia, SC – December 2023 Jobs Report – Stable Growth Amidst National Fluctuations

    December 2023 brought relatively stable job market conditions to Columbia, SC, contrasting with national trends of slight unemployment rate increases. While nonfarm payroll employment remained unchanged, job openings continued to exceed the number of unemployed individuals, indicating a competitive hiring landscape. Highlights: Industry and Occupation Growth: Industry and Occupation Shrinkage: Comparison to Last Year: Comparison…

  • Columbia, MO – December 2023 Jobs Report – Steady Growth Continues with Private Sector Gains

    December 2023 saw Columbia’s job market maintain its positive momentum, mirroring statewide trends. While unemployment edged up slightly, overall nonfarm payroll employment increased, driven by private sector gains. Specific industries and occupations experienced growth, offering promising opportunities for job seekers. Highlights: What Industries and Occupations Grew: What Industries and Occupations Shrunk: Compare to Same Month…