Home / Industry / economy / Rochester gains private sector jobs (access required)

Rochester gains private sector jobs (access required)

The Rochester-area economy gave mixed signals in March, with a year-over-year increase in the unemployment rate, as well as an increase in the number of private-sector jobs, the state Department of Labor reported this week. The Rochester metropolitan area added 6,900 nonfarm jobs, or 1.3 percent, since March 2017, while the private sector gained 6,100 jobs, ...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


Check Also

(File photo) Classes like this one in auto mechanics at Monroe Community College seek to teach important middle skills jobs that will help graduates find employment.

Skilled trades, middle skills in schools battle a pro-college bias

Students in the optics technology program at Monroe Community College often have job offers before they complete their degree or ...