Developments in the Western New York Labor Market
Private sector jobs in the Western New York region rose over the year by 21,500, or 4.2 percent, to 531,600 in August 2022. Growth was centered in leisure and hospitality (+5,200), trade, transportation and utilities (+5,200), educational and health services (+4,900), manufacturing (+2,500), other services (+1,300), professional and business services (+1,200), financial activities (+1,100) and natural resources, mining and construction (+200). Government sector jobs increased by (+600) over the year.
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NYS Department of Labor
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