Overall unemployment rate moved down to 1.6% with the biggest shift in Government, which gained 3,700 roles, based on the most recently available information published in November 2022.

Total employment in the Logan, UT-ID market rose by 3,400 jobs in September and the unemployment rate decreased compared to the prior month by 30 bps to 1.6%. The national unemployment rate decreased by 47 bps over the same time to 3.3%.

  • Logan, UT-ID unemployment rate is 172 bps below the national rate which is a positive sign.
  • Unemployment in the market is 10 bps above the unemployment rate in the market last year at this time, which is a negative.
  • Average wages (per hour) grew in September versus prior month by 14.8% and are up compared to last year at this time in the market.
Month over Month Unemployment Change
Year over Year Unemployment Change
Logan, UT-ID Unemployment September 2022

For key employment segments of the market, total jobs grew by 5.6% . Key sectors include:

  • Government: 16,200; +3,700
  • Manufacturing: 15,000; -200
  • Transportation & Utilities: 11,500; no change
  • Business Services: 8,300; no change
  • Education & Healthcare: 7,900; -100
  • Restaurants & Hotels: 5,600; no change
Logan, UT-ID Unemployment by Industry September 2022

Data is based on the most recent 12 months available, through September 2022 (Data published November 2022 and reports created on November 2, 2022).  Source: Government data agency and locally acquired statistics.

Note: All reported data is not seasonally adjusted.