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2022 Labor Demand Occupations List: Methodology

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The Labor Demand Occupations List (LDOL) for 2022 uses an updated methodology to determine which occupations are expected to have a “significant excess of demand over supply for adequately trained workers.” The 2022 LDOL will be in effect on July 1, 2022. Given New Jersey’s relatively small size, there is a single statewide list for all occupations. 

The 2022 Labor Demand Occupations List was developed by New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development, Office of Research and Information.