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

Ithaca, New York Metro Area

MSA: Ithaca, NY
county: Tompkins
Population (2016 estimate): 105,000
Unemployment Rate (July 2017): 4.8%
NFP Employment (2016): 64,000
Average Earnings (2016): $37,990

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 2,490 49.3 1.0 $94,280
Business and Financial Operations 1,950 38.6 0.8 $67,300
IT and Mathematical 1,720 34.0 1.2 $78,080
Architecture and Engineering 920 18.2 1.0 $72,630
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 1,910 37.8 4.6 $54,910
Community and Social Services 1,330 26.3 1.8 $53,930
Legal and Judicial 310 6.0 0.8 $53,580
Education, Training, and Library 8,320 164.4 2.7 $70,840
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 860 17.0 1.3 $53,990
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 2,260 44.7 0.8 $56,440
Healthcare Support 950 18.8 0.7 $29,310
Protective Services 710 14.0 0.6 $50,100
Food Preparation and Serving Related 4,790 94.6 1.0 $21,010
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 2,230 44.2 1.4 $29,310
Personal Care and Services 1,690 33.4 1.0 $25,930
Sales and Related 3,740 73.8 0.7 $26,490
Office and Administrative Support 7,660 151.4 1.0 $38,370
Construction and Extraction 1,330 26.4 0.7 $48,750
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 1,660 32.8 0.8 $44,380
Production 2,020 40.0 0.6 $42,810
Transportation and Material Moving 1,540 30.5 0.4 $29,480

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