Syracuse, New York Job Growth
There were 325,100 jobs in Syracuse, New York in July 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 295,930 employed persons for the month. Syracuse lost 400 jobs in July 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 1,380 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Syracuse 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.
Syracuse, New York Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Syracuse 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 Syracuse, New York
CES employment for Syracuse peaked in June 2019 at 325,500. Since then 400 jobs have been lost in Syracuse according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 316,006 for Syracuse in September 2005. 20,076 jobs have been lost in Syracuse since then according to the household survey. From a December 2017 low of 287,844, Syracuse has added 8,086 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Syracuse, New York Employment History