Rochester, New York Job Growth
There were 542,200 jobs in Rochester, New York in July 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 499,796 employed persons for the month. Rochester added 800 jobs in July 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 2,221 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Rochester job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Rochester, New York Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Rochester 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 Rochester, New York
CES employment for Rochester in July 2019 is at a new high of 542,200.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 525,992 for Rochester in April 2000. 26,196 jobs have been lost in Rochester since then according to the household survey. From a August 2014 low of 492,493, Rochester has added 7,303 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Rochester, New York Employment History