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Statistics On Orange County New York's Workforce

Population Projections Commutation Patterns
Workforce Assessment Population By Ethnicity
Comparative Wages by Industry Workforce Links
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Workforce Links
Labor Market Information
This link will connect you to resources that provide details on the economic health of Orange County and the Hudson Valley Region. The resources include information on employment, wages, population growth, characteristics, etc.
2015 Occupational Employment & Wage Data
This link provides area occupational employment & wage estimates. Orange County data is included under the “New York-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ” designation.
Contact a Labor Market Analyst
If you need answers to specific workforce questions, the Market Analyst is a valu- able resource and will provide assistance in locating and analyzing specific wage and employment data. The Regional Market Analyst for the Hudson Valley is:
John Nelson
NYS Department of Labor
120 Bloomingdale St., Room 218
White Plains, NY 10605
Phone: (914)997-9571
Fax: (914) 997-4107
Find Potential Workers
This link will assist companies in locating potential workers.
Hudson Valley Wage Rates by Occupation
This site provides wage rates for specific Hudson Valley Occupational Groups.
New York State Workforce and Industry Data
This site is a source of labor market information from wage projections to the latest job figures. The Department of Labor has the most current and accurate information available. The information is broken down by State and Regions. Orange County data is part of the "Hudson Valley Region".
US Census Bureau
This link provides detail information on population growth, business and industry trends on both national and regional levels.
Wages by Occupation and Industry
This link provides area occupational employment & wage estimates. Orange County data is included under the Hudson Valley designation.

Employee Training & Hiring Incentives
On-the Job Training
This program can reimburse businesses for 50% of wages paid to eligible new hires. The job can be in any non-licensed, skilled or semi-skilled position. The job must be full-time, permanent, paying a minimum of $10.00 per hour. The length of the training period is determined by the skill level of the trainee and the complexity of the job. Generally, OJT contracts are between four and six months in duration.
Lee Shorr
Mount Saint Mary College
The college offers undergraduate (traditional & adult) and graduate students exceptional opportunities to enhance their career potential at their state-of-the-art facilities.
SUNY Orange Continuing & Professional Education
The community college provides training for employees and can customize training programs to an employer's needs.
Orange Ulster BOCES
Customized training for workers is available through BOCES
Tax Credits
New York State provides incentives to employers that meet specific criteria. The link below highlights the NYS economic development programs and services which include tax credits.

Recruit Workers
Orange Works- Recruitment Event
Employers are welcome to host employee recruitments at the One Stop Career Centers. Space will be provided for you to meet with and interview job applicants. Staff will match the employer’s job openings to qualified job seekers and notify them of the upcoming recruitment.

Staffing Services
Ethan Allen Personnel Group
4 London Ave
New Windsor, NY 12553
Here's Help Staffing Services Inc.
280 Route 211 E,Suite 204, Middletown, NY 10940
Knapp Consultants, Inc.
469 Route 17K Suite 1, Rock Tavern, NY 12575
125 Dolson Ave- Campbell Plaza, Middletown, NY 10940
Orange County Employment & Training Administration
18 Seward Avenue
Middletown, NY 10940

Labor Laws
There a variety of resources to assist employers with labor laws. The links below can provide assistance with labor law compliance and rules.
Americans with Disabilities Act
This site provides information and technical assistance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Below is a direct link to U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission website.
Family Medical Leave Act
This site provides compliance assistance with the Family Medical Leave Act.
Labor Law Compliance Information
For information on labor law compliance, see this link.
Occupational Safety & Health Administration
Below is a direct link to the OSHA website which provides compliance information.


The Orange County Partnership
Office of Economic Development

40 Matthews Street, Suite 108
Goshen NY, 10924
Phone: 845-294-2323
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