Workforce & Employment

Current Unemployment Rate: 2.5% (Springfield MSA)

Current Total Workforce: 231,220 (Springfield MSA)

Current Regional Workforce: 306,707 (Springfield 10-county region)

Source: USDC, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics, April 2019

 

Source: USDC, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics, 1998-2018

 

Source: USDC, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Current Employment Statistics, 2018

 

Source: USDC, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Current Employment Statistics, 2017-2018

 

Source: USDC, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Current Employment Statistics, 2010-2018

 

Source: USDC, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics, 1998-2018

 

Springfield Workforce Commuting Map

County to County Workflows into Greene County

Greene County (live & work) 91,530
from Springfield Metro Area 30,742
from Springfield Region 40,290
from Springfield Economic Area 45,207
from all locations 67,064

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) 2008-2017