Developments in the Western New York Labor Market
Private sector jobs in the Western New York region rose over the year by 15,300, or 3.0 percent, to 532,600 in December 2022. Growth was centered in educational and health services (+4,900), leisure and hospitality (+4,300), trade, transportation and utilities (+2,100), manufacturing (+1,300), other services (+1,200), natural resources, mining and construction (+800), professional and business services (+800) and financial activities (+200). Losses occurred in information (-300). Government sector jobs increased by (+1,900) over the year.
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NYS Department of Labor
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