Street view of Utica, New York

Labor Statistics for the Mohawk Valley Region

Fulton, Herkimer, Montgomery, Oneida, Otsego and Schoharie Counties
Labor Statistics for the Mohawk Valley Region

Developments in the Mohawk Valley Labor Market

For the 12-month period ending August 2022, the nonfarm job count in the Utica-Rome MSA increased 1,300, or 1.1 percent, to 122,100. Private sector employment rose 1,400, or 1.5 percent, to 92,700.

Job gains were posted in: education and health services (+400), trade, transportation, and utilities (+400), manufacturing (+300), leisure and hospitality (+200), and other services (+200).

 

 August 2022 July 2022 August 2021
3.9% 3.8% 4.9%

The unemployment rate in the Utica-Rome MSA declined from 4.9 percent in August 2021 to 3.9 percent in August 2022.  The unemployment rate rose from 3.8 percent in July. 

Contact

For More Information Please Contact:

Brion Acton
NYS Department of Labor
State Office Bldg.
207 Genesee St., Suite 203
Utica, NY 13501

Phone: (315) 793-2282
Fax: (315) 793-2354
Email: [email protected]