For the month of April, the Greater Oklahoma City MSA had the sixth-lowest unemployment rate among major U.S. metros at 2.6 percent. That was down from 3.0 percent in March.
When SYNQ3 Restaurant Solutions opened their Oklahoma City branch in October 2018, the CEO, Steve Bigari, projected that the company would hire 300 OKC-based telecommute employees in 2019.
For the month of March, the unemployment rate in the Oklahoma City MSA fell to 3.0 percent. This represents the 5th-lowest unemployment rate in country among major metros.
SafetySkills is a tech start-up company who provides online health and safety training to more than 23,000 organizations world-wide.
The recently released 2018 State Ranking of Worker Compensation Premium Costs showed Oklahoma has improved its workers’ compensation premiums by 20 places out of the 51 states and territories measured since 2010.
Here's a quick rundown of the current situation and what it may mean for employers and employees.
The unemployment rate in the Oklahoma City MSA fell from 3.5 to 3.2 percent in February.