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Utica-Rome, New York Job Growth

There were 126,200 jobs in Utica, New York in February 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 121,328 employed persons for the month. Utica lost 200 jobs in February 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 1,151 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Utica job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 126,200 -200 -2,400
CPS 121,328 -1,151 -791

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 10,400 jobs have been lost in Utica according to the employer survey. From a trough of 124,800 in April 2015, Utica has gained 1,400 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 137,196 for Utica in April 2000. 15,868 jobs have been lost in Utica since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2018

Utica, New York Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2018 126,200 -200 121,328 -1,151
January 2018 126,400 -200 122,479 -774
December 2017 126,600 -300 123,253 -260
November 2017 126,900 300 123,513 -224
October 2017 126,600 -500 123,737 80
September 2017 127,100 -500 123,657 1,008
August 2017 127,600 0 122,649 -82
July 2017 127,600 -700 122,731 457
June 2017 128,300 600 122,274 309
May 2017 127,700 -700 121,965 -574
April 2017 128,400 0 122,539 20
March 2017 128,400 -200 122,519 400