UR’s impact on Rochester
Updated: Friday, June 6 2014, 05:39 PM EDT
Rochester, N.Y. -- The University of Rochester is the 18th-largest private employer in New York state and the largest in all of Upstate New York, according to a new report
A report by the Center for Governmental Research released Thursday showed more than 22,000 workers earned more than $1.5 billion in wages.
Factoring in other University of Rochester-related development projects, such as College Town, the university is directly or indirectly supporting more than 50,000 local jobs.