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South Dakota e-Labor Bulletin

October 2018

South Dakota Projected Occupational Demand

In what occupations will South Dakota workers be in the greatest demand in the future? Last month's Labor Bulletin article focused on occupations in which employment is projected to grow the fastest to 2026, but a more complete look at worker demand must also include the need to replace workers who will be exiting the labor force or changing occupations. Take a comprehensive look with us at Projected Occupational Demand in South Dakota to learn what occupations will need the most workers to fill projected openings through 2026, and gain insight into factors impacting demand.

Overview of South Dakota Labor Market

See an overview of the September labor market in South Dakota, including the estimated labor supply, labor force and nonfarm worker data.

Snapshot of South Dakota's Economy

Get a quick synopsis, or snapshot, of the most current data available for numerous closely watched economic indicators. The snapshot was recently enhanced to include comparative data for the month prior. Labor force data for the metro areas was also added.

Latest Data Releases

View and print tables of the most current data available, including labor force, nonfarm wage and salaried worker levels by industry, annualized pay, activity levels of the South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation and more.

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South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation Services

The South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation provides services for businesses to help them maintain a skilled workforce and handle various labor issues and services for individuals to help them identify opportunities and prepare for and maintain productive employment. DLR has professional staff in 16 job service offices throughout the state ready to serve your needs. Find the nearest job service office.

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