There is a minor boom going on in New York for CNC training as the need for CNC machinists. grows Salary is still a bit lower on average in comparison to other states by about 3% but also the state seems to have a plethora of jobs available which make it easier to argue a higher compensation. Depending on what location you are in the state of New York you can also travel down to New Jersey where salaries trend a bit higher.
For CNC training in New York you have a few options beyond the standard apprenticeship programs. It is expected more community colleges in the state will be adding programs for CNC training as the demand grow.