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Statistics: A guide to sources & searches

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics


More specific links on the BLS site:


Labor statistics in Library databases

All databases require login with current FIT user name and password

Salary Surveys and Occupation/Job-specific Stats

See other sites mentioned on on our Careers research guides ("Employment and Salary Statistics")

New York State

Of course most other U.S. states will have similar infomation online

Global Resources

Be aware of spelling and wording differences even among English-speaking nations, and don't count on Google to correct you!
Try "labor" as well as "labour"

In most of the sites below, you can find statistics for individual counties as well as comparisons between two or more.

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