Laborshed studies are supply-side, labor availability studies. They provide community leaders, economic developers, site selectors and existing or prospective employers a flexible tool for understanding the workforce characteristics of their local labor market. Click the button like below to be redirected to the Iowa Workforce Development website.
AREA MARKET WAGES
Click below to go to the Iowa Workforce Department website to find Iowa Area market wages. If you are looking for Counicl Bluffs, please select the Omaha - Council Bluffs area.
U.S. BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS
BLS has statistics for any occupation or employment data you will need to review to make educated workforce decisions. Below are links to BLS sites specific to the Metropolitan Area.
IOWA LABOR MARKET INFORMATION DIVISION
Stay up to date on the latest labor market information.
The U.S. Census - Council Bluffs
The U.S. Census QuickFacts provides statistics for all states and counties, and for cities and towns with a population of 5,000 or more.
IOWA WORKFORCE NEEDS ASSESSMENT
The Workforce Needs Assessment Survey is conducted annually by Iowa Workforce Development. Employers provide information regarding both their current level of employment and their current and expected job vacancies.
EMPLOYMENT BENEFIT ANALYST
Through a survey conducted by Iowa Workforce Development employers across Iowa are asked to provide information regarding benefits they currently offer their full-time and part-time employees.