Albany-Schenectady-Troy Jobs Report

January 2020 Jobs Report

Jobs Added

Metro -1,300
  • Month Over Month: -0.3%
  • 3 Month Average: 2,967
  • Year Over Year: +0.4%
State -4,900
  • Month Over Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 8,533
  • Year Over Year: +1.1%
National +225,000
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 211,000
  • Year Over Year: +1.4%

Unemployment Rate

Metro 3.6%
  • Month Over Month: +0.4%
  • 3 Month Average: 3.4%
  • Year Over Year: +0.1%
State 3.9%
  • Month Over Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 3.9%
  • Year Over Year: -0.1%
National 3.6%
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 3.53%
  • Year Over Year: -0.4%

Local Industry Job Growth from the B.L.S.

Finance & Insurance -1,600
  • From Last Month: -0.3%
  • 3 Month Average: 515
  • From Last Year: -0.6%
Telecommunications 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 3
  • From Last Year: 0.0%
Accommodation & Food Services -500
  • From Last Month: -1.4%
  • 3 Month Average: 36
  • From Last Year: -0.3%
Manufacturing -200
  • From Last Month: -0.8%
  • 3 Month Average: 27
  • From Last Year: -1.5%
Retail Trade +300
  • From Last Month: +0.6%
  • 3 Month Average: 50
  • From Last Year: +0.4%
Transportation & Warehousing +200
  • From Last Month: +1.6%
  • 3 Month Average: 13
  • From Last Year: -2.3%
Air Transportation +200
  • From Last Month: +0.6%
  • 3 Month Average: 35
  • From Last Year: +2.0%
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 20
  • From Last Year: -4.7%
Chemical Manufacturing 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 38
  • From Last Year: +0.3%
Goods Producing -200
  • From Last Month: -0.4%
  • 3 Month Average: 48
  • From Last Year: +3.5%
Hospitals +100
  • From Last Month: +0.5%
  • 3 Month Average: 20
  • From Last Year: +2.0%
Computer & Electronic Product Manufacturing -500
  • From Last Month: -0.9%
  • 3 Month Average: 58
  • From Last Year: +3.0%

U.S. Job Growth for All Sectors

Local Job Reports

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