Labor Market Information
The unemployment rate in the Monterey County was 10.9 percent in February 2021, down from a revised 11.5 percent in January 2021, and above the year-ago estimate of 10.1 percent. This compares with an unadjusted unemployment rate of 8.4 percent for California and 6.6 percent for the nation during the same period. (Source: EDD Labor Market Division).
(Source: EDD Labor Market Division.)