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RI Unemployment Rate for April 2019 is 3.7%

RI Job Growth:
April 2019 - Mar. 2019: +4,200
April 2019 - April 2018: +5,000

2019 Minimum Wage - $10.50 per hour
$3.89 per hour for tipped employees

Maximum UI & TDI Rates

Real Jobs RI: 5,496 people served to date

DLT 2018 Annual Report







The RI Department of Labor and Training provides workforce development, workforce security and workforce protection to the state’s workers, employers and citizens, offering employment services, educational services and economic opportunity to both individuals and employers. DLT protects the workforce by enforcing labor laws, prevailing wage rates and workplace health and safety standards. The department also provides temporary income support to unemployed and temporarily disabled workers.

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