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

Syracuse, New York Metro Area

MSA: Syracuse, NY
counties: Madison, Onondaga, Oswego
Population (2016 estimate): 657,000
Unemployment Rate (September 2017): 4.8%
NFP Employment (2016): 316,000
Average Earnings (2016): $43,240

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 12,590 41.7 0.8 $98,490
Business and Financial Operations 12,320 40.8 0.8 $64,900
IT and Mathematical 6,520 21.6 0.7 $72,950
Architecture and Engineering 5,160 17.1 1.0 $76,380
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 3,260 10.8 1.3 $77,860
Community and Social Services 5,810 19.3 1.3 $43,380
Legal and Judicial 2,140 7.1 0.9 $68,900
Education, Training, and Library 26,430 87.6 1.4 $54,250
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 3,270 10.8 0.8 $39,930
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 19,340 64.1 1.1 $59,770
Healthcare Support 8,170 27.1 0.9 $28,080
Protective Services 5,690 18.9 0.8 $41,810
Food Preparation and Serving Related 26,490 87.8 1.0 $20,470
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 11,000 36.4 1.2 $25,860
Personal Care and Services 9,460 31.3 1.0 $23,920
Sales and Related 31,030 102.8 1.0 $25,150
Office and Administrative Support 51,700 171.3 1.1 $34,810
Construction and Extraction 11,120 36.8 0.9 $45,850
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 13,350 44.2 1.1 $43,940
Production 16,520 54.8 0.8 $35,030
Transportation and Material Moving 20,160 66.8 1.0 $33,790

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