Bureau of Labor Statistics

The Bureau of Labor Statistics provides information on employment, unemployment, pay and benefits, inflation and prices, productivity, spending and time use, workplace injuries, occupational requirements, geographic information, and international economic information.

Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH)

The Occupational Outlook Handbook is a nationally recognized source of career information produced by the U.S. Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics. It describes what workers do on the job, working conditions, training, and education needed, earnings, and expected job prospects in a wide range of occupations. The occupational information provides valuable assistance to individuals making career decisions about their future work lives.

National Employment Projections

The Bureau of Labor Statistics Employment Projections program develops information about the labor market for the Nation as a whole for 10 years in the future.


Career One Stop

CareerOneStop is a U.S. Department of Labor-sponsored Web site that offers career resources and workforce information to job seekers, students, businesses, and workforce professionals to foster talent development in a global economy. It includes:

Toolkit (formerly ACINET)

The Career One Stop Toolkit (formerly America's Career InfoNet) helps individuals explore career opportunities to make informed employment and education choices. The toolkit features user-friendly occupation and industry information, salary data, career videos, education resources, self-assessment tools, career exploration assistance, and other resources that support talent development in today's fast-paced global marketplace.

Find Local Help (formerly America's Service Locator)

The Career One Stop Find Local Help resource connects individuals to employment and training opportunities available at local One-Stop Career Centers. The Web site provides contact information for a range of local work-related services, including unemployment benefits, career development, and educational opportunities.