Montana's Unemployment Rate Drops to 3.9% in February
March 31, 2021
Montana’s unemployment rate dropped in February to 3.9%, after falling to 4.0% in January. The unemployment rate for the U.S. was 6.2% in February.
“Montana’s unemployment rate continues its downward trend, but too many of our businesses are struggling to find workers,” Governor Greg Gianforte said. “Getting Montanans back to work in good-paying jobs and improving access to trades education and apprenticeships are top priorities as we get Montana open for business.”
Governor Gianforte has worked with the legislature to address the growing skilled labor shortage in Montana by cr...