Year-Over-Year Job Growth

The Pittsburgh region gained about 57,800 jobs between June 2020 and June 2021, a 7.2 percent increase over the year.  This fell below the benchmark average of a 7.2 percent gain for this period.

According to the preliminary numbers, in the 12-month period, mining, logging and construction; trade, transportation and utilities; retail; information; professional and business services; education and healthcare; leisure and hospitality and government sectors added during this period.  

To view particular sectors, please click on the drop-down menu below.

To view job growth rates over the five-year period, click here.