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Utica-Rome, New York Job Growth

There were 127,900 jobs in Utica, New York in October 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 122,762 employed persons for the month. Utica added 100 jobs in October 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 38 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Utica job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey October 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 127,900 +100 -400
CPS 122,762 -38 -1,885

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 136,600. Since then 8,700 jobs have been lost in Utica according to the employer survey. From a trough of 124,800 in April 2015, Utica has gained 3,100 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 137,221 for Utica in April 2000. 14,459 jobs have been lost in Utica since then according to the household survey. From a November 2017 low of 122,598, Utica has added 164 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through October 2019

Utica, New York Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
October 2019 127,900 100 122,762 -38
September 2019 127,800 -200 122,800 -8
August 2019 128,000 600 122,808 -382
July 2019 127,400 -900 123,190 -655
June 2019 128,300 -199 123,845 -543
May 2019 128,500 -600 124,388 -344
April 2019 129,100 299 124,732 -159
March 2019 128,800 400 124,891 -160
February 2019 128,400 -600 125,051 -49
January 2019 129,000 500 125,100 359
December 2018 128,500 -199 124,741 -6
November 2018 128,699 399 124,747 100