Labor Market Information
The unemployment rate in the Monterey County was 14.4 percent (29,600 unemployed) in June 2020, down from a revised 16.6 percent in May 2020, and above the year-ago estimate of 4.8 percent. This compares with an unadjusted unemployment rate of 15.1 percent for California and 11.2 percent for the nation during the same period. (Source: EDD Labor Market Division).
(Source: EDD Labor Market Division.)