unemployment

Binghamton Jobless Rate Lower Than 2012
The Binghamton area unemployment rate last month was lower than a year earlier.
According to the state Department of Labor, the jobless rate for the Binghamton market - which includes Broome and Tioga counties - dropped to 7.7 percent...
Binghamton Jobless Rate Nears 9 Percent
The New York State Labor Department's new unemployment report shows a few miles makes a big difference in the job trends.
The Binghamton labor market's unemployment rate last month was 8.8 percent, up from 8.3 percent a year earlier.
The situation is much different in the nearby Ithaca labor…
Binghamton Area Loses Hundreds of Jobs Over Past Year
The Binghamton labor market had 300 fewer private sector jobs in September compared to a year earlier.
According to the state Department of Labor, the region's total number of private sector jobs was down four-tenths of a percent. Only Kingston had a job loss of that magnitude over the past twel…