Syracuse, New York Job Growth
There were 322,400 jobs in Syracuse, New York in January 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 297,027 employed persons for the month. Syracuse added 600 jobs in January 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 784 (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 April 2000 at 323,700. Since then 1,300 jobs have been lost in Syracuse according to the employer survey. From a trough of 307,800 in January 2010, Syracuse has gained 14,600 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 316,006 for Syracuse in September 2005. 18,979 jobs have been lost in Syracuse since then according to the household survey. From a December 2017 low of 287,844, Syracuse has added 9,183 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Syracuse, New York Employment History