Weissman Center for International Business at Zicklin/Baruch College Logo Baruch College Logo Weissman Center for International Business at Zicklin/Baruch College Logo

Employment and GDP

New York City (NYC)
Employment and Wages (By Industry)
Annual Report -- 2017*

Description Reporting
Units
Average
Annual
Employment
Total
Annual
Wages
Average
Annual
Wages
Total, All Industries 269,093 4,252,587 $382,034,317,301 $89,836
Total, All Private 266,031 3,713,516 $345,870,451,848 $93,138
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 61 362 $24,885,458 $68,744
Mining 15 36 $4,163,287 $115,647
Utilities 96 15,518 $1,900,357,960 $122,462
Construction 14,544 148,002 $11,873,860,471 $80,228
Construction of Buildings 6,331 45,514 $3,686,528,994 $80,998
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction 290 8,859 $1,038,460,204 $117,221
Specialty Trade Contractors 7,924 93,630 $7,148,871,273 $76,352
Manufacturing 5,726 72,954 $4,395,331,075 $60,248
Food Manufacturing 1,161 18,266 $669,452,868 $36,650
Beverage & Tobacco Product Manufacturing 66 1,128 $177,279,379 $157,163
Textile Mills 110 963 $92,723,676 $96,286
Textile Product Mills 118 855 $54,294,347 $63,502
Apparel Manufacturing 1,019 12,784 $733,402,699 $57,369
Leather and Allied Product Manufacturing 60 363 $21,311,484 $58,709
Wood Product Manufacturing 81 710 $38,473,137 $54,188
Paper Manufacturing 51 1,264 $80,031,608 $63,316
Printing and Related Support Activities 604 5,224 $311,214,812 $59,574
Petroleum & Coal Products Manufacturing 11 94 $7,282,776 $77,476
Chemical Manufacturing 103 2,913 $281,582,622 $96,664
Plastics & Rubber Products Manufacturing 69 1,564 $72,696,852 $46,481
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Mfg 139 1,811 $114,349,005 $63,141
Primary Metal Manufacturing 39 321 $17,059,096 $53,144
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing 403 5,966 $354,181,993 $59,367
Machinery Manufacturing 98 1,396 $82,146,960 $58,845
Computer and Electronic Product Mfg 132 3,889 $499,910,673 $128,545
Electrical Equipment and Appliances 66 1,101 $70,373,505 $63,918
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 39 990 $63,385,477 $64,026
Furniture and Related Product Mfg 428 3,232 $169,467,075 $52,434
Miscellaneous Manufacturing 930 8,121 $484,711,031 $59,686
Wholesale Trade 15,147 134,903 $12,478,018,986 $92,496
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods 5,900 49,084 $4,294,627,540 $87,495
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods 6,547 71,815 $6,519,780,658 $90,786
Electronic Markets and Agents/Brokers 2,701 14,003 $1,663,610,788 $118,804
Retail Trade 33,783 346,728 $14,643,541,581 $42,234
Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 838 10,973 $686,430,710 $62,556
Furniture and Home Furnishings Stores 1,458 10,698 $478,622,634 $44,739
Electronics and Appliance Stores 1,774 17,601 $975,511,312 $55,424
Building Material & Garden Supply Stores 1,218 14,185 $604,506,241 $42,616
Food and Beverage Stores 9,812 82,410 $2,246,619,982 $27,261
Health and Personal Care Stores 4,554 46,557 $2,251,278,333 $48,355
Gasoline Stations 838 3,513 $96,684,888 $27,522
Clothing and Clothing Accessories Stores 5,821 71,897 $3,129,644,529 $43,530
Sporting Goods/Hobby/Book/Music Stores 1,218 11,375 $323,480,687 $28,438
General Merchandise Stores 1,493 42,110 $1,403,473,549 $33,329
Miscellaneous Store Retailers 3,305 20,285 $1,186,360,250 $58,485
Nonstore Retailers 1,455 15,125 $1,260,928,466 $83,367
Transportation and Warehousing 5,154 120,030 $6,853,220,177 $57,096
Air Transportation 144 30,807 $2,664,870,440 $86,502
Water Transportation 46 1,805 $190,350,878 $105,458
Truck Transportation 1,414 10,712 $510,621,482 $47,668
Transit and Ground Passenger Transport 1,462 31,689 $1,379,753,827 $43,540
Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation 76 2,193 $84,949,215 $38,737
Support Activities for Transportation 1,173 19,636 $985,493,227 $50,188
Postal Service 8 30 $1,006,425 $33,548
Couriers and Messengers 667 18,473 $850,264,015 $46,027
Warehousing and Storage 157 4,651 $182,688,931 $39,279
Information 6,820 186,425 $25,595,728,664 $137,298
Publishing Industries 1,536 44,595 $5,866,637,278 $131,554
Motion Picture & Sound Recording Ind 2,768 47,872 $4,602,217,929 $96,136
Broadcasting (except Internet) 225 24,990 $4,278,324,625 $171,201
Telecommunications 637 19,071 $2,432,833,972 $127,567
ISPs, Search Portals, & Data Processing 474 8,874 $1,498,591,949 $168,874
Other Information Services 1,181 41,023 $6,917,122,911 $168,616
Finance and Insurance 12,411 328,285 $101,772,988,348 $310,014
Credit Intermediation & Related Activity 3,634 96,016 $19,004,357,971 $197,929
Financial Investment & Related Activity 5,915 172,797 $72,999,676,601 $422,459
Insurance Carriers & Related Activities 2,655 55,780 $9,082,064,038 $162,819
Funds, Trusts & Other Financial Vehicles 199 986 $211,904,417 $214,913
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 21,597 131,342 $10,595,247,400 $80,669
Real Estate 20,648 120,317 $9,822,153,097 $81,636
Rental and Leasing Services 821 9,154 $521,437,369 $56,963
Lessors, Nonfinancial Intangible Assets 128 1,871 $251,656,934 $134,504
Professional and Technical Services 30,906 401,459 $52,290,986,429 $130,252
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,466 69,686 $13,007,902,358 $186,665
Administrative and Waste Services 11,110 236,560 $14,188,892,191 $59,980
Administrative and Support Services 10,714 229,028 $13,736,513,395 $59,977
Waste Management and Remediation Service 397 7,532 $452,378,796 $60,061
Educational Services 4,240 181,157 $12,965,823,192 $71,572
Health Care and Social Assistance 24,098 703,848 $34,974,128,016 $49,690
Ambulatory Health Care Services 16,558 279,321 $12,417,264,924 $44,455
Hospitals 85 162,502 $13,630,918,850 $83,882
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities 1,442 75,086 $3,119,760,935 $41,549
Social Assistance 6,014 186,939 $5,806,183,307 $31,059
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation 5,892 87,232 $6,404,354,354 $73,417
Performing Arts and Spectator Sports 4,280 42,253 $4,566,970,822 $108,086
Museums, Parks and Historical Sites 269 13,932 $827,327,526 $59,383
Amusement, Gambling & Recreation Ind 1,344 31,047 $1,010,056,006 $32,533
Accommodation and Food Services 24,629 364,940 $12,617,608,667 $34,574
Accommodation 877 51,930 $3,367,039,753 $64,838
Food Services and Drinking Places 23,752 313,010 $9,250,568,914 $29,554
Other Services, Ex. Public Admin 36,849 174,662 $8,782,688,517 $50,284
Repair and Maintenance 3,510 14,996 $548,652,272 $36,587
Personal and Laundry Services 12,110 59,335 $1,824,822,659 $30,755
Membership Organizations & Associations 7,010 82,230 $5,661,526,303 $68,850
Private Households 14,219 18,101 $747,687,283 $41,306
Total, All Government 3,062 539,071 $36,163,865,453 $67,086
Federal Government 391 49,686 $4,233,615,383 $85,207
State Government 418 35,790 $3,005,424,973 $83,974
Local Government 2,253 453,595 $28,924,825,097 $63,768
Unclassified 11,490 9,388 $500,724,717 $53,337

Note:

*Latest annual report available. Data is preliminary and subject to revision.



View Additional NYC Data for NYC Employment and GDP:
Labor Force & Unemployment
Historical Employment Estimates (Select Industries)
Employment & Wages (By Occupation)
Gross Domestic Product (GDP)
Gross Domestic Product (GDP) - By County and Greater Metropolitan Area

Back to NYC Employment and GDP Section

Sources
NY State Department of Labor, Workforce and Industry Data

Baruch College Weissman Zicklin School of Business NYCdata