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Employment and Job Market Info for U.S. Metro Areas

Elmira, New York Metro Area

MSA: Elmira, NY
county: Chemung
Population (2016 estimate): 86,000
Unemployment Rate (September 2017): 5.2%
NFP Employment (2016): 37,000
Average Earnings (2016): $36,630

Click on an occupational group in the table below for data on specific occupations:

data source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Occupational
Group
Total
Employment
Jobs
per 1000
Location
Quotient
Median Annual
Earnings
Management 1,380 38.4 0.8 $92,490
Business and Financial Operations 790 21.9 0.4 $57,300
IT and Mathematical 310 8.6 0.3 $57,520
Architecture and Engineering 550 15.2 0.9 $66,340
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 100 2.7 0.3 $61,980
Community and Social Services 770 21.4 1.5 $50,710
Legal and Judicial 160 4.5 0.6 $69,940
Education, Training, and Library 2,010 55.7 0.9 $49,470
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 320 9.0 0.7 $29,180
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 2,800 77.7 1.3 $59,330
Healthcare Support 1,080 30.0 1.0 $31,730
Protective Services 1,350 37.4 1.6 $61,890
Food Preparation and Serving Related 3,370 93.4 1.0 $19,990
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 1,160 32.2 1.0 $22,880
Personal Care and Services 1,100 30.5 1.0 $24,110
Sales and Related 4,060 112.6 1.1 $21,490
Office and Administrative Support 5,290 146.8 0.9 $33,150
Construction and Extraction 1,450 40.1 1.0 $45,820
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 1,650 45.6 1.2 $40,400
Production 3,360 93.2 1.4 $41,420
Transportation and Material Moving 3,000 83.2 1.2 $30,930

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