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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 7,200, or 2.8 percent, to 262,000 in June 2024 as the economy continues to expand. Job gains occurred in professional and business services (+2,500), private education and health services (+2,300), leisure and hospitality (+1,900), trade, transportation and utilities (+400), financial activities (+200), mining, logging and construction (+200) and other services (+200). Job losses occurred in manufacturing (-300) and information (-200). The government job count rose over the year (+1,100), with growth concentrated in state government education.

Establishments By Size in Central New York

Establishments By Size in Central New York (4th. Quarter 2023)
Establishment SizeNumber Of Establishments% Of Total EstablishmentsEmployment
Under 1014,18971.9%40,611
10-995,01425.4%134,781
100-4994702.4%89,555
500+550.3%74,609
Total19,728100.0%339,556

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]