Predicting Wyoming's Future (Current Balance: $124.3m)

We project that Wyoming's fund will remain solvent, but reserves have been somewhat eroded, triggering a tax increase on businesses from $344 to $581 per employee, on average, for 2010.

This news application is no longer being updated as of February 3, 2011. The historical data is still accurate.

  In the Clear: Wyoming's unemployment fund is solvent.

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6 Month Projection Unemployment Rate (November) Net Income (December) Avg. Weekly Benefit % of Unemployed
Receiving Benefits
$103.2m 6.4% $-7.6m $344.1 38.0%
National: 9% Rank: 8 of 51 Rank: 9 of 51 Rank: 24 of 51

Unemployment Reserves (millions)

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Sources: Google Public Data, Department of Labor, Treasury Department.