Syracuse, New York Job Growth
There were 305,600 jobs in Syracuse, New York in April 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 294,189 employed persons for the month. Syracuse lost 600 jobs in April 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 809 (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 18,100 jobs have been lost in Syracuse according to the employer survey. From a trough of 264,700 in April 2020, Syracuse has gained 40,900 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 316,136 for Syracuse in April 2006. 21,947 jobs have been lost in Syracuse since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 254,617, Syracuse has added 39,572 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Syracuse, New York Employment History