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We’ve organized our resources to get job seekers, workers, employers and businesses to the right place, right away.

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Did you submit a UI claim? – Oct. 27

You need to take a few more steps to get paid.

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Wyoming Employers Hire Vets

The Wyoming Employers Hire Vets (W.E. Hire Vets) program is designed to help recognize employers who make efforts to hire and retain veteran workers in their businesses.

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Unemployment Insurance
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Assists employers with all unemployment insurance and tax concerns, and serves those who need and are eligible for unemployment insurance benefits.

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Workers’ Compensation
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Find information about reporting an injury in the workplace, disability benefits, and other related subjects.

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Workforce Development Training Fund
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A unique Wyoming-based program connecting employers with professional development opportunities to increase employee skill attainment.

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Wyoming Department of Workforce Services Divisions

  • Business Training and Support Unit

    Connects employers with professional development opportunities to increase employee skill attainment.

  • Communications

    Provides information, education, and data on the Wyoming Workforce, and handles all media inquiries and public records requests for the department.

  • Disability Determination

    Determines whether claimants are eligible for Social Security disability benefits.

  • Employment Tax

    Responsible for the Audit and Compliance functions of both the Unemployment Insurance and Workers’ Compensation programs.

  • Labor Standards

    Enforces all labor laws created for the protection of Wyoming workers.

  • OSHA

    Ensures that all of Wyoming’s businesses are safe places to work.

  • Research & Planning

    Collects, analyzes, and publishes timely and accurate labor market information (LMI) meeting established statistical standards.

  • State Mine Inspector’s Office

    Information about certifications, inspections, rules, and training related to the mining industry.

  • Unemployment Insurance

    Assists employers with all unemployment insurance and tax concerns, and serves those who need and are eligible for unemployment insurance benefits.

  • Workers’ Compensation

    Find information about reporting an injury in the workplace, getting disability benefits, and other related subjects.

  • Vocational Rehabilitation

    Committed to helping people with disabilities establish and reach vocational goals that help them become productive working citizens.

  • Workforce Center & Program Operations

    Responsible for the employment and human services aspects of DWS.

Report

Current Wyoming labor market statistics

Statistics are taken from WY Labor Market Information & Bureau of Labor Statistics.

289,257

Labor Force

279,213

No. of Employed

10,044

No. of Unemployed

3.5%

Unemployment rate