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On December 31, 2019, the Department of Labor issued a report and recommendations to Governor Andrew M. Cuomo to eliminate the subminimum wage for "miscellaneous" industries statewide.

The Farm Laborers Fair Labor Practices Act went into effect on January 1, 2020. For information on how this will impact agricultural businesses and farm laborers, please visit or call 833-NY-FARMS.

Your 1099G for calendar year 2019 is now available to download from your online account. Log in with your NY.Gov ID, then click on "Unemployment Services" and "View/Print your 1099G." You can view a quick guide for downloading your form.

Looking for a seasonal job? Are you an employer looking to hire seasonal workers? Be sure to check out our NY Seasonal Jobs web page!

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Finalized materials and guidance on New York State's new sexual harassment prevention laws has been released.

The Department of Labor has issued guidance on the Supreme Court's Janus decision.

The Department of Labor held a hearing on sleep and meal time regulations in New York State.

Interested in a job in the gaming industry? Resorts World Catskills is hiring!

Update on proposed rulemaking on employee scheduling.

Jobs Express

Find job openings in your area | Post Jobs Here.

Gender Pay Equity

New York State has created Training Webinars to help employers and workers understand their rights and responsibilities | Gender Wage Gap Report

Governor Cuomo's Unemployment Strikeforce

Learn more about the Unemployment Strikeforce and the millions of dollars available to help grow businesses.

License & Certificate Application Forms

Find Safety and Health license and certificate application forms. | New licensing requirements for mold contractors, assessors, and workers took effect on January 1, 2016. Mold Program Information.

State Information Data Exchange System (SIDES)

See info on using SIDES to respond to requests for information about separated employees.

Area Unemployment Rates

The State Labor Department is your source for employment data in every region of the state. You'll find information broken down by major metropolitan areas as well as by county. Read the latest report on area unemployment rates.

Statewide Jobs Data

What is the current unemployment rate in New York State? What industries gained the most jobs in the past month? You will find that information and more in our latest job numbers report.

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