To see which states are currently LMI members, check out the State LMI Directory.

Annual LMI Institute memberships are available to all LMI producers and users. State LMI agencies may join as Basic or Enhanced Members. Three Affiliate Groups Membership levels are available to all other participants: Research Professional, Organizational, and Premium Organizational.

For more information, please see the LMI Institute Memberships Brochure.

Membership benefits and pricing

Eligible Participants State LMI Agencies Affiliate Groups
Benefit Levels Basic
(All LMI Staff)
(All LMI Staff)

(1 Individual)
(3 Individuals)

(10 Individuals)
Events & Training
All-inclusive pass to LMI Institute webinars
Preferred reservations at limited-seating LMI Forum and training events
Prepaid annual LMI Forum or training event registration (equal to the value of the Enhanced Membership)
Priority opportunity to host an LMI training event, including closed-registration sessions
Special discounts on LMI Forum and training registration 30% 30% 20% 20% 30%
Information & Leadership Opportunities
Weekly Update on LMI news and research activities
Program support for national LMI infrastructure
Voice about LMI issues to key national statistical agencies and other policy makers
Peer networking via social media, email, and telephone
Eligibility to serve on the LMI Institute Board of Directors and program development committees
Access to Research & Databases
Research on LMI uses, products and services, and innovations
Quarterly Cost of Living Index
State Incentives Database
State Economic Development Expenditures Database
State Certifications and Licenses Data
COLI Adjusted Occupational Wage Comparison Tool
Reference USA business database (individual log-in and search)
Annual Fee Amount equal to 0.5% of agency's US DOL ETA-funded Workforce Information Grant Amount equal to 1.0% of agency's US DOL ETA-funded Workforce Information Grant $345 $690 $1,055

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