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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 rose over the year by 8,200, or 3.3 percent, to 254,200 in August 2022 as the economic recovery continued. Job gains occurred in leisure and hospitality (+2,400), professional and business services (+2,300), trade, transportation and utilities (+1,200), educational and health services (+900), financial activities (+600), other services (+600) and manufacturing (+300). Job losses occurred in natural resources, mining and construction (-100). The government job count rose over the year (+600), with state government experiencing the greatest job gains.

Establishments By Size in Central New York

Establishments By Size in Central New York (1st Quarter 2022)
Establishment Size Number Of Establishments % Of Total Establishments Employment
Under 10 14,253 72.4% 39,659
10-99 4,931 25.1% 132,279
100-499 442 2.2% 84,151
500+ 56 0.3% 70,438
Total 19,682 100.0% 326,527

Job Trends and Industry Data

Contact

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]