Workforce & Employment

Current Unemployment Rate: 2.9% (Springfield MSA)

Current Total Workforce: 227,687 (Springfield MSA)

Current Regional Workforce: 311,872 (Springfield 10-county region)

Source: USDC, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics, September 2017

 

Source: USDC, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics, 1996-2016

 

Source: USDC, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Current Employment Statistics, 2016

 

Source: USDC, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Current Employment Statistics, 2015-2016

 

Source: USDC, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Current Employment Statistics, 2010-2016

 

Source: USDC, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics, 1996-2016

 

Springfield Workforce Commuting Map

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County to County Workflows into Greene County

from Springfield Metro Area 29,810
from Springfield Region 39,803
from Springfield Economic Area 46,790
from all locations 68,268

Labor Availability Analysis

Springfield Labor Basin
10-County Region

Labor Skills Assessment

Springfield Labor Basin
10-County Region

Source: unionstats.com – (Current Population Survey, Outgoing Rotation Group, Earnings Files) 2007-2016