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Average Job Salary by Title/Location/Etc. (US or Intl)

I'm trying to find an open data source to use for estimating average salaries based on job titles and locations. I had initially considered using Glassdoor's API, but it seems to be too basic for my ...
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How do I get paginated data sorted by load date from the OSHA api detailed here?

http://developer.dol.gov/health-and-safety/dol-osha-enforcement/#osha_accident Without pagination it's useless and I'm forced to download and parse the entire CSV file.
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DOL Wage and Hour data: Counting backwages under Fair Labor Standards Act

I have a question about the Wage and Hour Compliance Action Data of the Department of Labor's Wage and Hour division: http://prd-enforce-xfr-02.dol.gov/data_catalog/WHD/whd_whisard_20141105.csv.zip ...
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Need help decoding OSHA datasets numeric codes

I need reference tables to decodify OSHA numberic codes for the multiple fields in the OSHA datasets. Many of these fields reference numeric codes for which I have not been able to find anywhere. ...
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Invalid API Key - Accessing OSHA data

I am trying got download OSHA data via API. I have registered my email and got key. When i sent request its throwing invalid API KEY. https://data.dol.gov/get/accident?KEY=REMOVED What should we ...
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Using cURL with data.dol.gov

Is cURL required for downloading data using data.dol.gov? Will the data.dol.gov API allow the API key to be embedded in the URL without using cURL?
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Where is the real beginner's guide

I am trying to learn something about how APIs work. I was told that DOL has the best API and supporting documentation in the federal government. So here I am, on page 1 of the beginner's guide, and ...
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Querying OSHA Data Returning Unexpected Results

I'm running the ruby sample provided by DOL to access DOLs OSHA API. The relevant ruby code is: request.call_api 'Compliance/OSHA/full', :select => 'activity_nr,estab_name,...
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How to access DOL's ETA data?

Is there a way to access DOL's ETA data through the DOL's API? I am particularly interested in H1B/LCA and PERM data.
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Can LCAs Be Populated/Submitted Through A Third Party Application?

I have a question regarding the Labor Condition Application process that I would really appreciate some insight into. Specifically, I have been trying to determine whether it is possible to fill out/...
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BEA - how to get employment data by industry?

Looking into the BEA (US Bureau of Economic Analysis) API - there is ton of data available, but I can't figure out how to get labor data by sector per county. Anyone has experience with it?
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Are there any Open datasets for Human Resources?

Are there any Open datasets/Taxonomies/… for Human Resources ? They would probably have to be anonymized. On any of the following topics Assessments/Background Checks Benefits Enrollment Recruiting ...
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BLS Consumer Expenditure Survey at MSA level

I'm trying to get annual data on purchases of televisions at the MSA or city level. I looked at BLS Consumer Expenditure Survey, but it looks like the MSA-level data is aggregated into coarse ...
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Is the protocol different for accessing data.dol.gov and api.dol.gov?

Trying to access the DOL API - specifically DOL OSHA Enforcement Data. Currently using PHP to make the API Call however merely changing the host and URI (from api.dol.gov to data.dol.gov and from /...
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Errors with running Ruby Government Data SDK Sample

I'm trying to the run the ruby version of the program to consume GOV data sources located at : http://usdepartmentoflabor.github.io/Ruby-Sample-App/ . I get two errors. The first has to do with an ...
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Filtering and Searching Data Using Department of Labor Quarry API (v2)

I am attempting to query the OSHA Inspection data from the DOL Quarry API as shown at http://developer.dol.gov/health-and-safety/dol-osha-enforcement/#osha_inspection. I have found API documentation ...
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Is it possible to perform an efast 5500 filing search?

Do any of the APIs allow us to do a search of the 5500 efast filings, similar to the public web form which the DOL already provides?
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How to get the Status of the LCA using Its ETA CaseNumber?

Is there any option by using API provided by DOL that makes it possible to get the Status and PDF from Icert Site using ETA Case Number?
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Data on the number of “remote” workers by country

I'm trying to find estimates of how many workers in each country have remote (also known as 'virtual' or 'digital') sources of income. This is focused on developing countries so I really need data ...
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How to Set a Range of Data in request URL from DOL API Returning Unemployment Insurance Claims?

I tried a request, http://api.dol.gov//V1/Statistics/OUI_InitialClaims/unemploymentInsuranceInitialClaims?KEY=mykey , but it returns old data. How can I set range of data in request url?
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Veteran employment statistics

I'm looking to find a source of data for employment statistics regarding veterans and transitioning military personnel. Specifically, how many new veterans and transitioning military enter the ...
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API for H1B Records

Is an API available for downloading DOL H1B application records? If yes, would you please direct me to where I can find this API. Thanks
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Employment data by income at the state level

Where can I find data on the number of people employed in each state for each level of income? I need data that includes at least year 2014, and back to at least 2009. I would like the following ...
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Web services access to OSHA regulations

Data is available for OSHA compliance but are the regulations themselves available through web services? Is there an ontology for OSHA regulations? If not, would the DOL be interested in developing ...
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Offset not working for VETS4212 data API

Both the following URL API calls return the same record despite using the Offset filter: https://data.dol.gov/get/vets4212dataset/format/json/limit/1/date_column/EndingPeriod/start_date/2015-07-01/...
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Minimum wage data via DoL API

I am trying to access the following type of info: https://www.dol.gov/whd/minwage/america.htm#Consolidated through the Dept of Labors API. Using the method outlined here: Beginners Guide Method I ...
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USCIS Processing Times

Can I get the USCIS Processing Times by Service Center via the API? For example, the I-140 processing times for the Nebraska Service Center. https://egov.uscis.gov/cris/processingTimesDisplay.do
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Is there any data set for querying labor certification data?

Is there any dataset for querying data available in the Labor Certification registry (https://icert.doleta.gov/index.cfm?event=ehLCJRExternal.dspQuickCertSearch)
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Where Do I Get job listing from http://developer.dol.gov?

Can any one help me to integrate http://developer.dol.gov api for getting listing of jobs?
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What year do the BLS occupational datasets represent?

The BLS releases data on occupational level employment here: http://www.bls.gov/oes/tables.htm. Each section is labeled with a year (such as "May 2015"). What year does the May 2015 data represent? ...
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How to Retrieve Minimum Wage Data

I am trying to find minimum wage data in the API as it is shown on this page: https://www.dol.gov/whd/minwage/america.htm#stateDetails. I know that there is the https://data.dol.gov/get/...
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OSHA Occupational Chemical Database

I need to access the OSHA Occupational Chemical Database using the API. Is that service available? I would like to download it to a local database and then translate it to other languages.
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Filter in Get Request from DOL data

I am trying to filter my search on the DOL API to capture only observations meeting a particular criteria. In addition, I will need to skip some observations. This is the code I am using below. ...
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what is the api call for getting all the inspection records, instead of getting default 200 records

what is the api call for getting all the inspection records, or how to know the sequence numbers to be used for multiple calls to the same api, so that we can get all the inspections records, instead ...
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How can I obtain OSHA 300 nursing home data?

I am trying to obtain OSHA 300 form data submitted by nursing homes. Is this data available for download from the Department of Labor?
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What is Edm.DateTime? [closed]

I'm using this dataset which has a 'Week' property. I can see its type is Edm.DateTime, but unfortunately I don't know this type. How can I convert it convert to a timestamp or date? Example: /Date(...
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Where can we find a list of hazardous substance codes used in OSHA violation data?

We're trying to figure out how to make meaningful the responses in "hazsub1" through "hazsub5" in OSHA violation data. you can see the list of variables here https://developer.dol.gov/health-and-...
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API Access to OSHA Establishment Search

I have a use case where I need to be able to make an API request to retrieve inspection data for a given establishment. This is the page I can use to retrieve the data manually: https://www.osha.gov/...
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Where can I find dislocated worker program participation data by US county?

Where can I find U.S. displaced worker data, particularly during the Great Recession? I found sets from 1995 to 2008 and 2015 to recent. However, I'm having trouble finding data for 2008-2014, ...
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403 Forbidden accessing OSHA violations (X-API-KEY in header)

X-API-KEY with key value in header of a request to https://data.dol.gov/get/violation, but still receiving 403 Forbidden "Invalid API Key" error. Is anything missing/incorrect in this request? Any ...
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API documentation still accurate?

My students and I are trying to access child labor statistics data from the Sweat and Toil dataset, with the endpoints as described on https://developer.dol.gov/others/sweat-and-toil/, and using the ...
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API for DOL jobs site data

Is there an API available for the job listings that appear at https://seasonaljobs.dol.gov/ ? Thanks
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Dataset form 5500

I am curious if the form 5500 is included in any current datasets or will be included in the near future. I certainly have a workaround for this, but an API call to the dataset would be much more ...
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Bureau of Labor Statistics Query Geographic Profile Not Working

https://www.bls.gov/help/hlpforma.htm#GP The above link is supposed to provide the formatting details for the series ID for "geographic profiles". The example series Id they provide is: "...
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Bureau of Labor Statistics Series ID Formats Question

https://www.bls.gov/help/hlpforma.htm I know about the above site, and it's very helpful in terms of querying the BLS dataset. However, it does not seem to contain information about how to query for ...
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data.dol.gov filters in R

I am making a data call against the data.dol.gov API using R and the following works: apikey = #### query = "https://data.dol.gov/get/violation/limit/8/" getdata <- GET(url=query,add_headers("X-...
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Processing Times [closed]

Are Processing Times accessible via your API? https://icert.doleta.gov/#fragment-2
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Querying Department Of Labor Basic Mining Information API

I'm attempting to use the Department Of Labor Basic Mining data (developer .dol .gov/health-and-safety/basic-mine-info/). I have two issues: 1)The SendingRequest method is marked as deprecated, but ...
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looking for a list of certifications and licences relevant for US jobs

A similar question has been asked here: What are the different types of Degrees, Diplomas and Certifications and Industry types?, but the answer refers to a EU site, and the certifications are ...
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VETS-4212 Dataset

I'm wondering when the VETS-4212 dataset will be available via the Department of Labor's API, like the VETS100 and VETS100A datasets are at: http://developer.dol.gov/others/vets100/