The jobless rate in the Sacramento region was 4.7 percent in May, according to officials. The last time it was close to that would've been in May of 2007 when it was 4.8 percent. The jobless rate in California also ticked down to 5.2 percent.
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April 25, 2016 | Bob Moffitt
Job-seekers will have about a thousand openings to choose from tomorrow in downtown Sacramento.
March 18, 2016 | Steve Milne
New data show the Sacramento area unemployment rate was 5.4 percent in February, down a tenth of a percent from January and a one percent drop from a year ago. The state Employment Development Department says leisure and hospitality led job gains.
March 4, 2016 | Steve Milne
The Sacramento area unemployment rate in January was 5.5 percent, unchanged from December and down from 6.7 percent a year ago. State data show the seasonal reduction in retail led month-over-month declines.
February 8, 2016 | Steve Milne
About a dozen companies, including Verizon Wireless and Enterprise Rent-a-Car, will take part in a management specific career fair in Sacramento Tuesday. Organizers say they expect most of the job seekers attending will already be employed.
February 4, 2016 | Ben Bradford
CAL FIRE promoted employees to captain without considering other candidates, demoted them when that was revealed, only to promote them again a month later.
February 4, 2016
(AP) - Electric carmaker Tesla's Nevada battery plant is creating jobs more slowly than first projected, although state officials say it's still making satisfactory progress.
January 7, 2016 | Bob Moffitt
How can the City of Sacramento improve services? A recent survey of residents returned no single answer.
December 21, 2015 | Lesley McClurg
California workers earning minimum wage will get an extra dollar an hour at the beginning of the year. The state raised the rate from $8 to $9 in July 2014. Soon it will be $10 an hour.