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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 September 2013 to September 2014, the number of nonfarm jobs in the Albany-Schenectady-Troy MSA rose 3,100 or 0.7 percent, while the number of private sector jobs jumped 4,000 or 1.1 percent. During this same period, the number of nonfarm jobs in the Glens Falls MSA fell 200 or 0.4 percent, while the number of private sector jobs also dropped 200 or 0.4 percent. The tables below present additional industry details.

 

Albany-Schenectady-Troy MSA Industries
Natural Resources, Mining and Construction +3,300
Manufacturing +600
Trade, Transportation, and Utilities 0
Information -200
Financial Activities -700
Professional and Business Services +900
Educational and Health Services +600
Leisure and Hospitality -600
Other Services +100
Government -900

 

Glens Falls MSA Industries
Natural Resources, Mining and Construction +100
Manufacturing 0
Trade, Transportation, and Utilities -600
Information 0
Financial Activities 0
Professional and Business Services +100
Educational and Health Services -100
Leisure and Hospitality +300
Other Services 0
Government 0

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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