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Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY MSA

Overall Rank: 111      Population: 881,839

The 2010 Milken Institute Best-Performing Cities Index ranks U.S. metropolitan areas by how well they are creating and sustaining jobs and economic growth. The components include job, wage and salary, and technology growth. In most years, these give a good indication of the underlying structural performance of regional economics.

Metro's Performance in Each Index Component

Component 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Score/
Value
5-yr Job Growth1 81  62  91  155  146  124  99.71 
1-yr Job Growth2 173  97  134  147  154  131  97.60 
5-yr Wages & Salaries Growth3 69  69  61  54  135  101  100.02 
1-yr Wages & Salaries Growth4 141  164  171  54  141  120  96.87 
Short-Term Job Growth5 59  150  149  176  195  169  9888.83% 
5-yr Relative HT GDP Growth6 45  40  77  55  68  95  100.79 
1-yr Relative HT GDP Growth7 29  122  91  71  119  30  113.94 
High-Tech GDP LQ8 40  40  40  52  51  38  1.26 
# of HT GDP LQs Over 19 47  68  49  37  48  40  7.0 

2009-2010 Growth Comparison (by score)

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