Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls Jobs Report

January 2020 Jobs Report

Jobs Added

Metro -3,700
  • Month Over Month: -0.6%
  • 3 Month Average: -133
  • 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 4.7%
  • Month Over Month: +0.8%
  • 3 Month Average: 4.2%
  • Year Over Year: +0.4%
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 -200
  • From Last Month: -0.7%
  • 3 Month Average: 29
  • From Last Year: -1.4%
Information -100
  • From Last Month: -1.4%
  • 3 Month Average: 7
  • From Last Year: -1.4%
Accommodation & Food Services -700
  • From Last Month: -1.3%
  • 3 Month Average: 52
  • From Last Year: 0.0%
Manufacturing -300
  • From Last Month: -0.6%
  • 3 Month Average: 51
  • From Last Year: -3.8%
Retail Trade 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 63
  • From Last Year: -0.9%
Transportation & Warehousing +4,100
  • From Last Month: +1.5%
  • 3 Month Average: 280
  • From Last Year: +1.8%
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 -1,500
  • From Last Month: -2.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 72
  • From Last Year: -2.2%
Hospitals +100
  • From Last Month: +0.7%
  • 3 Month Average: 15
  • From Last Year: +1.3%
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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