Labor Market Information
The unemployment rate in Monterey County was 11.4 percent in December 2020, up from a revised 7.7 percent in November 2020, and above the year-ago estimate of 7.2 percent. This compares with an unadjusted unemployment rate of 8.8 percent for California and 6.5 percent for the nation during the same period. (Source: EDD Labor Market Division).
(Source: EDD Labor Market Division.)