The Michigan Department of Labor and Economic Growth reported Michigan gained 34,000 jobs in April.
7000 more workers in april are also looking for a job then the month before.
To some economists this is a sign that there's more optimism about job growth and the health of Michigan employment ...
But the jobless rate continues to be well above the national average at seven percent.
In April there were more then 360-thousand actively seeking a job in michigan.