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Maryland Adds 13,100 Jobs In March, Unemployment Stays At 6.2%: Labor Report

Maryland’s economy added 13,100 jobs in March and the state’s unemployment rate remained at 6.2%, according to preliminary data released by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics on Friday morning.

Maryland added 1,200 jobs in February. The national unemployment rate is at 6%.

The state’s business leaders said the latest jobs numbers seem to indicate that although significant challenges lie ahead, Maryland’s economy is slowly recovering from the pandemic lockdowns that were in full force just one year ago.

Click here to read the full article from The Southern Maryland Chronicle.

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