Labor Market Information
The unemployment rate in the Monterey County was 7.8 percent (15,300 unemployed) in October 2020, down from a revised 8.6 percent in September 2020, and above the year-ago estimate of 3.9 percent. This compares with an unadjusted unemployment rate of 9.0 percent for California and 6.6 percent for the nation during the same period. (Source: EDD Labor Market Division).
(Source: EDD Labor Market Division.)