SE Iowa Workforce

Our workforce is willing to commute an average of 23 miles one way for the right opportunity however average commute is 19 miles.

Regional Unemployment Insights

Wages:

  • $12.00/hr ‐ to attract 66% of applicants
  • $14.00/hr ‐ to attract 75% of applicants
  • $10.00/hr ‐ lowest median wage willing to accept
  • Willing to commute an average of 23 miles one way for the right opportunity
  • 65.2% expressed interest in temporary and 62.3% in seasonal employment opportunities
  • 62.3% expressed interest in working varied shifts

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