Developments in the Western New York Labor Market
Private sector jobs in the Western New York region rose over the year by 28,300, or 5.7 percent, to 521,100 in September 2021. Gains were greatest in leisure and hospitality (+15,400), manufacturing (+2,700), other services (+2,600), trade, transportation and utilities (+2,300), natural resources, mining and construction (+2,200), professional and business services (+1,800) and educational and health services (+1,500). Losses were centered in financial activities (-200). Government sector jobs decreased by (-5,000) over the year.
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