HR Roundup: Ohio Added 22,500 Manufacturing Jobs Over Past 12 Months
Ohio’s unemployment rate rose to 4.2% in October, up from 4% in September. (This map shows October’s unemployment rates for all 88 counties.)
From October 2021 to October 2022, Ohio manufacturers added 22,500 jobs in the non-durable (+12,100) and durable goods (+10,400) sectors.
Ohio’s manufacturing employees earned an average of $1,026.27 a week in October 2022, an increase of $90.17 from a year earlier. (This Ohio Labor Market Review provides averages for the state’s major metros.)
New surveys show U.S. employers plan to boost salaries anywhere from 4.6% to 7% in 2023, reports say.