$57.2BGDP From Information Technology Sector
636High-Tech Sector Workers Per Billion of GSP
9.20%High-Tech Share of Total Workforce
New York holds the second-highest GDP output of any state from the information technology sector, averaging $172.1 billion in 2020 and is home to several major technology-focused Fortune 500 companies including Mastercard and Corning. Just under 12% of the state’s entire workforce is employed by the tech sector. New York perennially ranks among the top three states for venture capital funding.