Positive Y-o-Y employment gains posted by most sectors in February

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NYC Office Employment Update: March 2015

Employment_blogRead JLL New York’s employment update: a monthly snapshot covering key employment statistics and trends and the subsequent commercial real estate implications.

Highlights from the March update include:

  • New York City’s economy added 13,300 new jobs from January to February, pushing total employment to 4,166,400 payrolls.
  • At 6.6 percent, February’s unemployment rate was 1.6 percentage points lower than one year prior.
  • With the exception of manufacturing, all sectors posted positive year-over-year gains.

Explore the full update for further trends and news about various companies operating in New York City.