State and National Unemployment Rates for December 2014
Minnesota’s unemployment rate fell another one-tenth of a percentage point in December to 3.6 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis. The labor force participation rate ticked up to 70.0 percent in December. For 2014 as a whole, the number of unemployed Minnesotans is down by nearly 31,000 while the labor force has grown by just over 20,000.
The national unemployment rate dropped two-tenths of a percentage point to 5.6 percent in December.
15 job titles getting big salary boosts in 2015 (Network World)
The average starting salary for new IT hires is expected to climb 5.7% in 2015, according to Robert Half Technology. Here are 15 positions with the biggest raise potential.
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|Systems Administrator II||I.C. System||Vadnais Heights, MN|
|PHP Developer for Game Server Network||Hydreon Corporation||Eden Prairie, MN|
|SAS and Oracle Data Analyst||UnitedHealth Group||Eden Prairie, MN|
|Enterprise Architect||UnitedHealth Group||Golden Valley, MN|
|Oracle Design and Data Analyst||UnitedHealth Group||Minnetonka, MN|
|Database Analyst (DBA)||Two Harbors Investment Corp.||Minnetonka, MN|
|Software Developer||Winmark Corporation||Plymouth, MN|
|Oracle DBA/Unix Administrator||Solutran||Plymouth, MN|
|Lead Database Developer||Solutran||Plymouth, MN|
|Database Developer||Solutran||Plymouth, MN|