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Utica-Rome, New York Job Growth

There were 120,600 jobs in Utica, New York in November 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 119,709 employed persons for the month. Utica added 300 jobs in November 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 88 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Utica job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 120,600 +300 +2,700
CPS 119,709 -88 -584

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 May 2000 at 136,200. Since then 15,600 jobs have been lost in Utica according to the employer survey. From a trough of 105,700 in April 2020, Utica has gained 14,900 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 137,680 for Utica in April 2000. 17,971 jobs have been lost in Utica since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 103,640, Utica has added 16,069 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2021

Utica, New York Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2021 120,600 300 119,709 -88
October 2021 120,300 400 119,797 -3
September 2021 119,900 400 119,800 37
August 2021 119,500 -100 119,763 59
July 2021 119,600 100 119,704 180
June 2021 119,500 400 119,524 211
May 2021 119,100 -200 119,313 131
April 2021 119,300 100 119,182 183
March 2021 119,200 900 118,999 211
February 2021 118,300 400 118,788 225
January 2021 117,900 -100 118,563 -2,140
December 2020 118,000 100 120,703 410