Department of Numbers

Utica-Rome, New York Job Growth

There were 126,000 jobs in Utica, New York in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 122,599 employed persons for the month. Utica lost 500 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 663 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Utica job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey December 2016 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 126,000 -500 -1,800
CPS 122,599 -663 -3,135

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Utica, New York Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Utica as measured by the CES and CPS surveys. To illustrate the trend, the 3 month moving average change in employment is shown in green.

CES Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month

CPS Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month

Total Employment for Utica, New York

CES employment for Utica peaked in April 2000 at 136,900. Since then 10,900 jobs have been lost in Utica according to the employer survey.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 137,196 for Utica in April 2000. 14,597 jobs have been lost in Utica since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through December 2016

Utica, New York Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
December 2016 126,000 -500 122,599 -663
November 2016 126,500 0 123,262 -524
October 2016 126,500 -300 123,786 -521
September 2016 126,800 -500 124,307 -76
August 2016 127,300 -100 124,383 -16
July 2016 127,400 1,000 124,399 -471
June 2016 126,400 -900 124,870 -616
May 2016 127,300 -500 125,486 -558
April 2016 127,800 400 126,044 -717
March 2016 127,400 -300 126,761 -84
February 2016 127,700 400 126,845 813
January 2016 127,300 -500 126,032 298