• K-12 initiatives and college ready

    We invest in our high school students to help prepare them for success in college, careers, or the military.

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  • Talent attraction & labor market trends

    We work hard to keep Austin working through employer engagement and talent development projects.

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Work Live Austin

U.S. News & World Report has named Austin the "Best Place to Live" in America for three years in a row. Find job postings and discover what it is like to call the Austin region home.

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  • 2019 Workforce Development Report: Innovation, Collaboration & Transformation

    In August 2019, along with our partners at Austin Community College, we released the 2019 Workforce Development Report: Innovation, Collaboration & Transformation highlighting ACC’s efforts to build the workforce in the region’s most in-demand industries: IT, skilled trades and manufacturing, and health.

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Recent News

  • Austin Job Postings Report April 2022

    There were approximately 85,400 available job postings during the April 2022 monthly reporting period, 2,200 more postings than the previous month. There was a small increase in tech-related postings as some companies are posting remote work opportunities in our region.

    May 11, 2022

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  • Austin Job Postings Report March 2022

    There were approximately 83,200 available job postings during the March 2022 monthly reporting period, 8,700 more postings than the previous month. Educational Instruction and Library Occupations, saw the largest year-to-year growth in annual median wages, followed by Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations, Construction and Extraction Occupations, and Computer and Mathematical Occupations.

    Apr 7, 2022

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  • Austin Job Postings Report February 2022

    There were approximately 74,500 available job postings during the February 2022 monthly reporting period. The Management occupational group saw the largest number of postings for six months straight, overtaking job postings in the Computer and Mathematical occupational group, which has historically been the top occupational group in Austin for many years.

    Mar 14, 2022

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