Workforce of the Future

The future of Southwestern Pennsylvania’s workforce is a story that is best told in data. Businesses and job seekers increasingly depend on key data and projections to help them look ahead. The following resources provide a picture of the present, past, and future of our regional workforce:

High Priority Occupations (from the PA Center for Workforce Information & Analysis): List of in-demand occupations; Pittsburgh Metro Area on “TR” tab of “Regional” list.

Metro Performance Report (from Syneva Economics): Monthly report of employment rates by metropolitan region.

Long-term Occupation Projections (from PA Center for Workforce Information & Analysis): Long-term occupation projections, sorted by metro area.

Top 50 Employers & Industries (from PA Center for Workforce Information & Analysis): Top employers and industries at both the state and county levels.