Maryland added 5,300 jobs in September, according to preliminary data from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics.

As result the state unemployment rate sits at 4 percent for the month.

Compared to September 2021, Maryland is up 88,500 jobs equating to a 3.3 percent year-over-year increase.

Leading the way this past month was the Leisure and Hospitality sector, with 3,500 jobs added.... Read More: WMAR2NEWS