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New York's Largest Private Sector Employers

New York State and Labor Market Regions - Largest Private Sector Employers
The above Excel file presents lists of the largest private sector employers in New York State and its 10 labor market regions. Employment data were developed from multiple sources, including the infoUSA Analyst Resource Center (ARC) employer database, and were last reviewed in August 2016.

Important Background Information

  • Company rankings were obtained from the InfoUSA employer database and publicly available information.
  • There are more than 500,000 private sector employers in New York State.
  • Largest employer lists have many workforce and economic development applications.


Labor Market Regions
Capital Albany, Columbia, Greene, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Warren and Washington
Central New York Cayuga, Cortland, Madison, Onondaga and Oswego
Finger Lakes Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Ontario, Orleans, Seneca, Wayne, Wyoming and Yates
Hudson Valley Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan, Ulster and Westchester
Long Island Nassau and Suffolk
Mohawk Valley Fulton, Herkimer, Montgomery, Oneida, Otsego and Schoharie
New York City Bronx, Kings, New York, Queens and Richmond
North Country Clinton, Essex, Franklin, Hamilton, Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence
Southern Tier Broome, Chemung, Chenango, Delaware, Schuyler, Steuben, Tioga and Tompkins
Western New York Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie and Niagara

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