Unemployement

California Unemployment Rate Drops To 11.3 Percent

Bay Area Unemployment Below State Average, San Mateo County Rate Best

All of the Bay Area’s nine counties had unemployment rates last month below the state average, according to the California Employment Development Department.

07/19/2015

Lines at the Port of Oakland. (CBS)

New Report Shows Oakland Employment On The Upswing

The average unemployment rate in Oakland dropped to 9.4 percent in the third quarter of 2014 compared with 11.4 percent in the third quarter of 2013.

01/04/2015

Job seekers look at job postings that are displayed on a bulletin board in San Francisco. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Late Unemployment Checks Finally In Mail For Thousands of Californians

Unemployment checks started going in the mail starting Thursday for tens of thousands of Californians whose benefits have been delayed because of computer problems.

09/26/2013