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When: Wednesday, May 13, 2020
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BLS Resources for Vocational Rehabilitation: Sources of BLS information about jobs

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Bruce Bergman, Regional Economist, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, New York – New Jersey Information Office
Bruce works in the BLS New York City Information Office, where he assists the public with obtaining and understanding data on jobs, pay, and working conditions in New York and New Jersey. Earlier in his career, he worked in the BLS national office, where he helped produce compensation and safety statistics.

Presentation Summary: 
Sources of BLS information about jobs

How these might help you, and where you can get these free resources:

  • Occupational Outlook Handbook and its occupational profiles
  • Occupational Employment Statistics-national profiles of jobs
  • Occupational Employment Statistics-area wage distributions
  • Employment Projections occupation/industry matrix
  • Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages Data Viewer
  • Current Population Survey worker characteristics
  • Occupational Safety and Health Statistics injury/illness profiles
  • BLS Area Economic Summaries


  • Tips for working with the ORS dataset in MS Excel
  • A live walkthrough screen-share on how to obtain data
  • Questions

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