Year-Over-Year Job Growth

The Pittsburgh region lost about 82,400 jobs between February 2020 and February 2021, a 7.8 percent decrease over the year.  This fell below the benchmark average of a 6.7 percent …

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Five-Year Job Growth

The Pittsburgh region lost 53,000 jobs between February 2016 and February 2021, a 4.6 percent decrease over five years. That percentage falls below the benchmark average of .1 percent decline.

Percent Change in Jobs by Sector and Year

Annual rates of change in jobs by sector are presented below. The Pittsburgh region weathered the recent national recession better than most of our benchmark regions. In fact, the year-over-year …

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Number of Jobs by Sector and Year

Annual job totals by sector are presented in the table below (in thousands). While the Pittsburgh region has been performing better than the benchmark average in terms of job growth …

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