CT Department of Labor Economic Report

CT Department of Labor Economic Report

The CT Dept. Of Labor released two economic reports that show the state's economy continues to move in the right direction and is now 99.4% recovered from the pandemic. 2022 benchmark numbers and January 2023 job growth numbers are here.
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WARN Act Notices

Employer-submitted federal notices of mass layoff

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Fraud Watch

Protect yourself from identity theft & unemployment fraud. Report fraud here.


Legislative Testimony

Legislative Testimony Statutory Reports

Testimony & reports to governor & legislature.


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Under 25? Start Your Future Here

Connecticut has a new world of opportunities for a new generation of workers. We can help you succeed while staying near the friends, family, and places you love!
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Be Rewarded for Hiring

The Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) rewards you for hiring people who may have faced systemic hiring barriers, including veterans, SNAP recipients, and Summer Youth participants.
Tax Credit Details  
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Information for Workers

Information for Workers 
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Paid and Unpaid Leave Programs

Connecticut provides one of the most comprehensive leave programs in the U.S. by combining job protection and income replacement.
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Information for Workers 


This program helps selected people return to work faster.

Unemployed Workers’ Advocate

This unit helps filers understand the UI processes and reduces barriers to benefits.


Connecticut eRegulations system portal to CT regulations

Jobs for Veterans

Get special services for finding the right civilian job for you.
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CT Department of Labor Warns of Text Scams

CTDOL is warning residents of text scams that include links to fake webpages resembling CTDOL unemployment pages, including the unemployment benefits login page.

Additionally, the agency is reminding residents that receiving a 1099 tax form or a monetary determination letter may indicate that criminals are using your identity to try to claim unemployment benefits. 


Connecticut Labor Market Statistics for January

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State Unemployment Rate


Number of Jobs Added


Nonfarm Employment