Created by section 41-20-10 in 1936, the South Carolina Employment Security Commission is responsible for administering South Carolina’s Employment Security Law. The agency responsible for securing gainful employment for South Carolina citizens, finding employees for companies, providing unemployment insurance benefits, collecting unemployment taxes, and compiling and disseminating state/federal employment statistics. The agency functions were restructured into the South Carolina Department of Employment and Workforce in 2010.

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  • All Good Jobs Don’t Require a College Degree! 

    South Carolina Employment Security Commission, Labor Market Information (South Carolina State Library, 2008-10)
    This brochure explains that there are many jobs that don't require a college education. It tells of the advantages of technical education and lists a number of different occupations and their salaries.
  • FY 1998-99 Accountability Report 

    South Carolina Employment Security Commission (South Carolina State Library, 1999-10-15)
    The South Carolina Employment Security Commission submits an annual accountability report to the Governor and General Assembly that contains the agency's mission, objectives to accomplish the mission, and performance ...
  • FY 1997-98 Accountability Report 

    South Carolina Employment Security Commission (South Carolina State Library, 1998-10-16)
    The South Carolina Employment Security Commission submits an annual accountability report to the Governor and General Assembly that contains the agency's mission, objectives to accomplish the mission, and performance ...
  • FY 1996-97 Accountability Report 

    South Carolina Employment Security Commission (South Carolina State Library, 1997-10-17)
    The South Carolina Employment Security Commission submits an annual accountability report to the Governor and General Assembly that contains the agency's mission, objectives to accomplish the mission, and performance ...
  • Annual accountability report for fiscal year 1995-1996 

    South Carolina Employment Security Commission (South Carolina State Library, 1997-04-23)
    The South Carolina Employment Security Commission submits an annual accountability report to the Governor and General Assembly that contains the agency's mission, objectives to accomplish the mission, and performance ...
  • Annual accountability report for FY 1994-95 

    South Carolina Employment Security Commission (South Carolina State Library, 1996-03-18)
    The South Carolina Employment Security Commission submits an annual accountability report to the Governor and General Assembly that contains the agency's mission, objectives to accomplish the mission, and performance ...
  • Annual Accountability Report FY 2002 - 2003 

    South Carolina Employment Security Commission (South Carolina State Library, 2003)
  • Annual Accountability Report FY 2001 - 2002 

    South Carolina Employment Security Commission (South Carolina State Library, 2002)
  • South Carolina Employment Security Commission 2008 - 2009 Accountability Report 

    South Carolina Employment Security Commission (South Carolina State Library, 2009)
  • South Carolina Employment Security Commission 2007 - 2008 Accountability Report 

    South Carolina Employment Security Commission (South Carolina State Library, 2008)

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