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Labor Statistics for the Mohawk Valley Region

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

For the 12-month period ending June 2021, the nonfarm job count in the Utica-Rome MSA increased 6,500, or 5.7 percent, to 121,200.  Private sector employment rose 5,700, or 6.7 percent, to 90,800. 

Job gains were posted in:  leisure and hospitality (+2,500), trade, transportation and utilities (+1,800), government (+800), other services (+400), professional and business services (+400), education and health services (+200), natural resources, mining and construction (+200), financial activities (+100), and manufacturing (+100). 
 

 

Utica-Rome Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) Unemployment Rates (Not Seasonally Adjusted)
June 2021 May 2021 June 2020
5.6% 5.2% 10.7%

The unemployment rate in the Utica-Rome MSA declined from 10.7 percent in June 2020 to 5.6 percent in June 2021. The unemployment rate rose from 5.2 percent in May.

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]