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Labor Statistics for the Capital Region Albany, Columbia, Greene, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Warren, and Washington Counties

Capital Region Labor Market Overview

From November 2013 to November 2014, the number of nonfarm jobs in the Albany-Schenectady-Troy MSA rose 3,700 or 0.8 percent, while the number of private sector jobs jumped 4,500 or 1.3 percent. During this same period, the number of nonfarm jobs in the Glens Falls MSA fell 100 or 0.2 percent, while the number of private sector jobs was unchanged. The tables below present additional industry details.

 

Albany-Schenectady-Troy MSA Industries
Natural Resources, Mining and Construction +2,800
Manufacturing +700
Trade, Transportation, and Utilities -200
Information -100
Financial Activities -1,100
Professional and Business Services -100
Educational and Health Services +1,500
Leisure and Hospitality +900
Other Services +100
Government -800

 

Glens Falls MSA Industries
Natural Resources, Mining and Construction +100
Manufacturing +100
Trade, Transportation, and Utilities -600
Information 0
Financial Activities 0
Professional and Business Services +200
Educational and Health Services 0
Leisure and Hospitality +200
Other Services 0
Government -100

Special Interest to the Capital Region

James Ross
NYS Department of Labor
175 Central Avenue
Albany, NY 12206

Phone: (518) 462-7600 Ext. 136
Fax: (518) 462-2772
E-mail:James.Ross@labor.ny.gov

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