A prosperous local manufacturing sector requires affordable and reliable utilities, a skilled labor force, and good labor relations. Cortland County possesses all of these, as reflected in a concentration of manufacturing workers here that is higher than both the state and national averages.
Median Wage of Manufacturing Employees
|Occupation Code||Occupation Title||Central New York NMA|
|51-1011||First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers||$62,890|
|51-9399||Production Workers, All Other||$30,440|
Source: NYS DOL August 2016