Amsterdam employment information

IndexAmsterdamNew YorkNational
Income per capita$22,271$32,829$28,555
Median household income$36,961$58,687$53,482
Median income owner occupied$55,383$81,101$68,142
Median income renter occupied$24,015$37,422$33,219
Median earnings male$31,006$39,569$36,116
Median earnings female$19,311$30,512$25,692
Unemployment rate7.8%5.6%5.8%
Poverty level24.6%15.6%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Amsterdam is 22% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Amsterdam is 31% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Amsterdam is 34% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Amsterdam is 58% higher than the national average.

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Amsterdam median earnings by income bracket

Amsterdam employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry14.5%1.0%
Manufacturing sector18.6%0.3%
Financial & insurance services2.0%3.6%
Wholesale & retail services18.5%20.0%
Public administration6.1%5.1%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.4%1.4%
Education, health & social services9.0%37.1%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Duane Lake, NY392$107,417101%
Niskayuna, NY5,129$105,72598%
Mariaville Lake, NY727$85,07459%
Duanesburg, NY448$81,76553%
Delanson, NY367$77,75045%
Amsterdam, NY18,348$36,96131%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Elizabeth City, NC18,343$31,18842%
McAlester, OK18,354$40,78524%
Covington, WA18,361$87,31563%
Winchester, KY18,363$35,05534%
Nanuet, NY18,366$89,90168%
Amsterdam, NY18,348$36,96131%
Source: The Amsterdam, NY employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.