Sectors of Focus

  • Education
  • Financial Services
  • Other


  • Clients

Job Placement Rate (PI3527)

Percentage of the organization's clients who were placed in part-time, full-time, temporary, or permanent jobs during the reporting period.
Reporting format
Metric type
Metric level
Product/Service, Organization
IRIS metric citation
IRIS, 2016. Job Placement Rate (PI3527). v4.0.


Organizations should footnote all assumptions used. See usage guidance for further information.

Usage Guidance

  • This metric is most applicable to organizations providing clients (e.g., students) with vocational/technical training.
  • Organizations are also encouraged to provide details on the types of activities conducted to increase job placement rates, such as (but not limited to): monitoring workforce trends to ensure alignment between program offerings and workforce needs, surveying employers (to capture position offerings, skills needed, and likely wages), strengthening relationships with potential employers, providing resources (such as interview tips, career fairs, and job leads) to assist job searches and career development, creating program alumni networks, etc.