At a Glance: Ohio’s Unemployment by County

In May, Ohio’s unemployment situation varied significantly throughout the state’s 88 counties. According to the monthly map from the Ohio Department of Jobs and Family Services, six counties saw jobless rates of 16.1% or higher, compared to May’s statewide average of 13.7%.

Meanwhile, the job search engine at OhioMeansJobs.com currently has more than 120,000 jobs posted by employers statewide. Roughly half of these jobs pay more than $50,000 a year, and about 76,000 of them require less than a bachelor’s degree. 6/23/2020