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Utica-Rome, New York Job Growth

There were 122,900 jobs in Utica, New York in September 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 123,872 employed persons for the month. Utica added 1,000 jobs in September 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 274 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Utica job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey September 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 122,900 +1,000 +2,400
CPS 123,872 +274 +2,539

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 13,300 jobs have been lost in Utica according to the employer survey. From a trough of 105,700 in April 2020, Utica has gained 17,200 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 137,680 for Utica in April 2000. 13,808 jobs have been lost in Utica since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 107,803, Utica has added 16,069 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through September 2022

Utica, New York Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
September 2022 122,900 1,000 123,872 274
August 2022 121,900 500 123,598 -161
July 2022 121,400 300 123,759 31
June 2022 121,100 -200 123,728 200
May 2022 121,300 -500 123,528 375
April 2022 121,800 -300 123,153 340
March 2022 122,100 100 122,813 474
February 2022 122,000 0 122,339 372
January 2022 122,000 1,100 121,967 320
December 2021 120,900 200 121,647 43
November 2021 120,700 500 121,604 104
October 2021 120,200 -300 121,500 167