Developments in the Western New York Labor Market
Private sector jobs in the Western New York region rose by 57,400 or 12.5 percent, to 518,300 over the year in June 2021. The largest gains were in leisure and hospitality (+25,600), trade, transportation and utilities (+10,900), professional and business services (+5,700), other services (+4,500), educational and health services (+3,900), manufacturing (+2,900), natural resources, mining and construction (+2,900) and financial activities (+900). Government sector jobs increased by (+5,400) over the year.
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NYS Department of Labor
290 Main St.
Buffalo, N.Y. 14202
Phone: (716) 851-2740
Fax: (716) 851-2792