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Utica-Rome, New York Job Growth

There were 128,699 jobs in Utica, New York in April 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 124,675 employed persons for the month. Utica lost 100 jobs in April 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 216 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Utica job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 128,699 -100 -200
CPS 124,675 -216 +1,440

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 7,900 jobs have been lost in Utica according to the employer survey. From a trough of 124,800 in April 2015, Utica has gained 3,899 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 137,221 for Utica in April 2000. 12,546 jobs have been lost in Utica since then according to the household survey. From a November 2017 low of 122,598, Utica has added 2,077 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2019

Utica, New York Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2019 128,699 -100 124,675 -216
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
October 2018 128,300 700 124,647 326
September 2018 127,600 -800 124,321 354
August 2018 128,400 400 123,967 295
July 2018 128,000 -699 123,672 202
June 2018 128,699 -200 123,470 103
May 2018 128,900 0 123,367 132