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Labor Statistics for the Capital Region Albany, Columbia, Greene, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Warren, and Washington Counties

From June 2016 to June 2017, the number of nonfarm jobs in the Albany-Schenectady-Troy MSA rose 4,200 or 0.9 percent, while the number of private sector jobs jumped 2,300 or 0.6 percent. During this same period, the number of nonfarm jobs in the Glens Falls MSA rose 1,500 or 2.6 percent, while the number of private sector jobs jumped 900 or 1.9 percent. The tables below present additional industry details.

 

Albany-Schenectady-Troy MSA Industries by Job Gains:
Natural Resources, Mining and Construction +900
Manufacturing -400
Trade, Transportation, and Utilities +500
Information -200
Financial Activities -100
Professional and Business Services -700
Educational and Health Services +1,100
Leisure and Hospitality +1,100
Other Services +100
Government +1,900

 

 

Glens Falls MSA Industries by Job Gains:
Natural Resources, Mining and Construction +100
Manufacturing 0
Trade, Transportation, and Utilities +300
Information 0
Financial Activities 0
Professional and Business Services 0
Educational and Health Services +100
Leisure and Hospitality 0
Other Services +400
Government +600

Special Interest to the Capital Region

For more information, please contact:

James Ross
NYS Department of Labor
175 Central Avenue
Albany, NY 12206
Phone: (518) 242-8245
E-mail:James.Ross@labor.ny.gov

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