Live And Local With Kevin Wall 05/22/13: College Grads, The Clark County School District, And Transparent Nevada
The UNLV Class of 2013 just had their graduation ceremony over the weekend.
The average weekly wage in Nevada has reached a new record after hitting $877 in the fourth quarter of 2012.
More jobs are expected to open up in the Las Vegas Valley this spring.
Annual adjustments to Nevada’s labor market show the state gained 18,100 in employment during 2012, up from the previous estimate of 9,300.
A major retailer is bringing new jobs to the Las Vegas Valley.
Nevada businesses on average will pay $77 more per employee in state unemployment insurance taxes next year to try to shore up the state’s jobless benefits trust fund that was exhausted during the Great Recession as a record number of workers lost their jobs.
As we inch closer to the so called “fiscal cliff”, the economy is growing at a slow rate.
Unemployment in Nevada has dropped to its lowest point since May 2009.
A job fair will be held to hire about 100 people for a new call center facility in Las Vegas.
A two day job fair is taking place today from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and tomorrow from 1 to 4 p.m in the ballroom at the Riviera Hotel.