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Labor Statistics for the Central New York Region

Cayuga, Cortland, Madison, Onondaga and Oswego Counties
Labor Statistics for the Central New York Region

Developments in the Central New York Labor Market

Private sector jobs in the Syracuse metro area fell over the year by 22,200, or 8.7 percent, to 234,200 in February 2021. Job losses occurred in leisure and hospitality (-9,300), educational and health services (-5,200), trade, transportation and utilities (-2,400), other services (-1,600), manufacturing (-1,300), natural resources, mining and construction (-700), professional and business services (-700), financial activities (-600) and information (-400). The government job count fell over the year (-4,700), with the largest job losses occurring in local government education.


For More Information, Please Contact:

Karen Knapik-Scalzo
NYS Department of Labor
450 S. Salina St., Room 300
Syracuse, NY 13202
Phone: (315) 479-3391
Fax: (315) 479-3271
Email: [email protected]