Presentation on theme: "1 The Use of Labor Market Information in Strategic Human Resource Management Doug Leonard, Senior Economist Wyoming Department of Employment, Research."— Presentation transcript:
1 The Use of Labor Market Information in Strategic Human Resource Management Doug Leonard, Senior Economist Wyoming Department of Employment, Research & Planning firstname.lastname@example.org (307) 473-3811 http://doe.state.wy.us/lmi
2 Topics Covered What Research & Planning is and what it does Standardized comparable compensation data Custom products
3 Research & Planning: O UR O RGANIZATION: R&P is a separate, exclusively statistical entity. W HAT W E D O: R&P collects, analyzes, and publishes timely and accurate labor market information (LMI) meeting established statistical standards. O UR C USTOMERS: LMI makes the labor market more efficient by providing the public and the public’s representatives with the basis for informed decision making.
4 Confidentiality Wyoming Employment Security Law, Statute 27-3-603 Confidentiality of Information PL 107-347, Title V Confidential Information Protection and Statistical Efficiency Act of 2002 PL 103-322 Title XXX Protection of Privacy of Information in State Motor Vehicle Records Interagency Agreement with Board of Nursing Memorandum of Understanding with R&P counterpart research offices in ten states Memorandum of Understanding with the Worker’s Compensation and Safety Division of the Department of Employment Memorandum of Understanding with the Vital Statistics section of the Department of Health Memorandum of Understanding with the Defense Manpower Data Center (Pentagon)
6 Research & Planning’s Website (http://doe.state.wy.us/LMI) P. Ellsworth, DOE R&P, 5/17/2007
7 Example: Wage rates for the Casper Metropolitan Statistical Area. P. Ellsworth, DOE R&P, 5/17/2007
8 Example: Quarterly Census of Employment & Wages (QCEW) P. Ellsworth, DOE R&P, 5/17/2007
9 Wyoming QCEW Data by County P. Ellsworth, DOE R&P, 5/17/2007
10 QCEW Data for Natrona County by Industry P. Ellsworth, DOE R&P, 5/17/2007
11 Occupation and Skill Projections Combination of two data elements: Occupational Employment Statistics staffing pattern (see slide 17) Current and projected QCEW employment levels (shown on slides 9 & 10)
12 Source: Glover, T. (2006). Industries and occupations with a demand for skilled workers. Outlook 2010 Revisited: Wyoming’s Labor Market at Mid-Decade.
13 Source: Glover, T. (2006). Industries and occupations with a demand for skilled workers. Outlook 2010 Revisited: Wyoming’s Labor Market at Mid-Decade.
29 What we found… Management or career advancement training most important to workers <44 years of age Occupations of concern... Employees were the least satisfied with compensation 70% of DOE employees leaving in 12 months are female and 58.9% have comparatively low wages
30 What we found… Willingness to train other employees “More respect from management” “…speak our minds without fear of reprisal.”
52 Wyoming Worker’s Comp, 2004 Total Claims Total Claims in 2004: 16,165 Registered Nurses: 331 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses: 69 Nurse Aides, Orderlies, and Attendants: 431 Number of Claims for Three Occupations: 831 Claims for Three Occupations as a Percent of Total Claims: 5.1%