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Welcome to the Maryland Department of Labor website. Thanks for visiting! Here you'll find information on the many programs and services available to you through our Department. The Maryland Department of Labor provides job development and employment training to help our citizens get the skills and expertise they need to move with our economy into Maryland's future. We're dedicated to providing our business and consumer customers with high quality, efficient and friendly services. We're open for business, to serve you.

We hope you will take time to browse the many options available to you on our Home Page. We'd like your input! Let us know how well the information provided here meets your needs, and what other information or services you would like available to you through the Internet.

You can send comments to us pertaining to a particular Division. Please visit our Agency Contacts page and click on the appropriate e-mail address.

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Please be aware that the Maryland Department of Labor is directly notifying all customers who have been affected by the recent data incident by mail only. If you receive a phone call, text, or e-mail from an individual or third party regarding this incident, please protect yourself by not sharing any personally identifiable information. If you believe you have been affected by the incident, please contact the Department of Labor’s dedicated hotline by e-mailing This hotline is staffed Monday-Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. For more information, visit the data hotline webpage.

Workforce Dashboard

Unemployment Insurance

File for Unemployment Insurance or report Unemployment Insurance contributions
Maryland Workforce Exchange

Maryland Workforce Exchange

Looking for a job, hiring or need training?
Take your GED® test in Maryland

GED® Info/Testing

Take your GED® test in Maryland

Open for Business

Governor Hogan and Lt. Governor Rutherford
Human Trafficking
National Human Trafficking Hotline -- 24/7 Confidential
Call: 1-888-373-7888
Text: 233733
For more information on human trafficking in Maryland click here.
Changing Maryland for the Better

Changing Maryland for the Better

MD Labor's Mission and Vision