Secretary of Labor

Kansas Department of Labor



The Secretary of Labor will direct all activities of the Department of Labor. The Department of Labor and the Secretary of Labor are responsible for administering multiple programs and providing resources and economic security to all Kansans. Programs administered by the Department of Labor include Unemployment Insurance, Labor relations, Wage and Hour, Industrial Safety and Health, and Labor Market Information. The Secretary is expected to conform to all state and federal laws applicable to the administration of the Kansas Department of Labor.