University of Rochester & Affiliates - 2017 NYS Economic Impact

The University of Rochester (UR), employs nearly 31,000 people, is the largest private employer in Upstate New York and NY's 5th largest private employer. Looking at the University’s entire economic footprint, CGR estimates that the direct and spillover impact of the University’s employee wages and spending, purchases, capital investments, and visitor and student spending are responsible for just under 60,000 jobs and $3.5 billion in total wages across New York State.

Report Date: Jun 2018
Author(s): Kent Gardner , Michael Silva , Yiwei Wang
Subject(s): Economic Analysis
Location: Monroe, New York