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RI Unemployment Rate for August 2019 is 3.6%
RI Job Growth:
July 2019 - August 2019: +800
August 2018 - August 2019: +7,400
2019 Minimum Wage - $10.50 per hour
$3.89 per hour for tipped employees
Maximum UI & TDI Rates
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.