New York-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division Jobs Report

January 2020 Jobs Report

Jobs Added

Metro +1,000
  • Month Over Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 42,867
  • Year Over Year: +1.1%
State +6,500
  • Month Over Month: +0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 7,500
  • Year Over Year: +0.9%
National +225,000
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 211,000
  • Year Over Year: +1.4%

Unemployment Rate

Metro 3.3%
  • Month Over Month: -0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 3.53%
  • Year Over Year: -0.4%
State 3.7%
  • Month Over Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 3.7%
  • 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 -1,800
  • From Last Month: -0.4%
  • 3 Month Average: 447
  • From Last Year: -1.4%
Telecommunications -400
  • From Last Month: -1.3%
  • 3 Month Average: 31
  • From Last Year: -3.7%
Accommodation & Food Services +1,600
  • From Last Month: +0.3%
  • 3 Month Average: 561
  • From Last Year: +2.3%
Manufacturing -1,300
  • From Last Month: -0.6%
  • 3 Month Average: 206
  • From Last Year: -0.7%
Retail Trade +7,200
  • From Last Month: +1.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 670
  • From Last Year: -0.2%
Transportation & Warehousing +4,700
  • From Last Month: +1.9%
  • 3 Month Average: 251
  • From Last Year: +0.8%
Air Transportation 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 18
  • From Last Year: +1.1%
Chemical Manufacturing +100
  • From Last Month: +0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 44
  • From Last Year: +4.2%
Goods Producing -6,100
  • From Last Month: -1.3%
  • 3 Month Average: 481
  • From Last Year: -0.7%
Hospitals +2,200
  • From Last Month: +0.8%
  • 3 Month Average: 274
  • From Last Year: +2.8%
Computer & Electronic Product Manufacturing +300
  • From Last Month: +1.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 25
  • From Last Year: +1.6%
Health Care & Social Assistance +5,900
  • From Last Month: +0.5%
  • 3 Month Average: 1,236
  • From Last Year: +4.9%
Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services +1,500
  • From Last Month: +0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 610
  • From Last Year: +2.6%

U.S. Job Growth for All Sectors

Local Job Reports

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