New York’s unemployment rate dropped to 8.2% in June, the lowest in more than a year, from 8.3% the month before, according to a report released last week by the state Labor ­Department.

This is the lowest rate since April 2009, when it was 8.1%. Unemployment last month was at 798,600, its lowest level since April 2009, compared to 806,200 in May 2010.

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