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Headquarters Washington, DC
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1913
Type Government
Industry Government
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year
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The US Department of Labor labors for laborers. The department looks out for job seekers, workers, and retirees in the US. It works to advance work opportunities, improve work conditions, and protect retirement and health benefits. It helps employers find workers and tracks changes in employment, prices, and other economic measurements. The department also administers federal labor laws that govern safe working conditions, minimum wage and overtime pay, employment discrimination, and unemployment insurance. An act of Congress created the department in 1913. Hilda L. Solis... More

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US Department of Labor Secretary Thomas E. Perez

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Pros: Work like balance is a plus, the people are usually easy to work with and management helps out their new employees toward upper development with the organization. Full Review

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$72,447
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$72,833
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$55,855
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Interview Details – Department of Labor HR department asked for a letter of interest. It is extremely important to express yourself intelligently here. This is your first impression. Try to blow them away. With my letter of interest, I was able to get my foot in the door for an interview. They didn't ask me to submit…Full Interview

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Top 20 Government Employers - Readers' Choice (#1), Equal Opportunity Publications, 2012
Best Places To Work in the Federal Government (Large), Partnership for Public Service, 2009
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