Massachusetts Unemployment Rate Holds Steady at 6%, 2,600 Jobs Cut in June

The latest report from the Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development indicates that hiring in Massachusetts slowed dramatically for the month of June and the State lost jobs for the first time since November.

Massachusetts employers cut payrolls by 2,600 jobs last month, though the unemployment rate held steady at 6 percent. The latest report underscores the slow economic growth in Massachusetts.

Read more here.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s