Massachusetts Unemployment Rate Report

Massachusetts Unemployment by County

Massachusetts Current Unemployment 7.2%

Massachusetts Historical Unemployment Trends

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Since 2005 the unemployment rate in Massachusetts has ranged from 2.1% in October 2000 to 17.8% in June 2020. The current unemployment rate for Massachusetts is 7.2% for February 2021. See how other local areas compare by using our Unemployment Compare tool.

MA Unemployment Rate by Month

2012 MA Unemployment Rate
Month/Year MA % National %
1/2021 7.5% 6.3%
2/2021 7.2% 6.2%

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