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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
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Developments in the Central New York Labor Market

Private sector jobs in the Syracuse metro area rose over the year by 3,300, or 1.4 percent, to 242,900 in September 2021 as the economic recovery continued. Job gains occurred in leisure and hospitality (+2,500), professional and business services (+2,000), trade, transportation and utilities (+400), manufacturing (+300), other services (+300) and information (+200). Job losses occurred in educational and health services (-1,800), natural resources, mining and construction (-400) and financial activities (-200). The government job count fell over the year (-600), with the largest job losses occurring in federal and state government.

Establishments By Size in Central New York

Establishments By Size in Central New York (1st Quarter 2021)
Establishment Size Number Of Establishments % Of Total Establishments Employment
Under 10 14,214 73.4% 39,245
10-99 4,673 24.1% 124,570
100-499 416 2.1% 79.237
500+ 58 0.3% 71,071
Total 19,361 100.0% 314,123

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]