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Labor Statistics for the Western New York Region

Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie and Niagara Counties
Labor Statistics for the Western New York Region

Developments in the Western New York Labor Market

For the 12-month period ending June 2024, the private sector job count in the Western New York region rose by 10,900, or 2.0 percent, to 549,400.  Employment gains were largest in private education and health services (+5,700), leisure and hospitality (+3,100), mining, logging and construction (+1,000), trade, transportation and utilities (+700), financial activities (+500) and manufacturing (+400).  Job losses were greatest in information (-300) and professional and business services (-300).  Government sector jobs increased by (+3,300) over the year.

Contact

For More Information Please Contact:

Timothy Glass
NYS Department of Labor
290 Main St.
Buffalo, N.Y. 14202
Phone: (716) 851-2740
Fax: (716) 851-2792
Email:[email protected]