Economic Development Professionals

Develop and refine your master plans with key market performance data.


Reduce Planning Time.

Discover detailed market analysis and actionable answers and reduce the time spent on identifying growth and expansion opportunities for your municipalities.

Understand Your Area's Market Performance

Easily develop comprehensive plans with economic and employment data - through one, intuitive solution.

Understand the economic health and performance of your metropolitan statistical area.

Attract businesses and employees to your city or county.

Analyze the demographic and socioeconomic breakdown in your municipalities.

Benchmark metros and compare growth rates and understand labor supply and emerging industries, across markets.

Explore market data and analysis and key job market indicators: job gains and growth, wage growth, employment by industry and GDP.

Review the correlations between salary and job growth and supply and demand, segmented by industry and metro area.

Efficient Research. Effective Planning.

The biggest challenges currently facing development initiatives is knowing which areas are optimal for development and if talent supply will support growth within specific metros.

That’s where LaborIQ delivers the strategic insights and supporting analysis so you can plan effectively – in the right market, at the right time.

Why Companies Trust


LaborIQ has enhanced my clients’ hiring strategies now that we can get the data behind what drives salary demands, and how pay ranges will change in the future. We identified where they could have overpaid for talent in other markets, saving overhead costs in the long run.

Krystal Yates


With LaborIQ’s salary recommendations and market analysis, I was able to identify new markets to acquire talent and instill confidence in our hiring managers that we will be able to staff her teams successfully with top talent. And, we know we can keep our best employees as a top-paying employer.

Jennifer Telfer, Talent Acquisition Manager


LaborIQ has set us apart from other recruitment firms. With the employment forecasts by industry and location, we're able to determine growth and expansion areas for our business. Plus, we now have the tools and reporting to strategically guide our clients with accurate compensation data, helping properly budget for current and future positions.

Jolene Risch, President

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