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Montrose County Labor Force


Current Labor Force for Montrose County.

Montrose County Industry Base-2016

 
(updated 2-23-18)
Source: Colorado Department of Labor, Quarterly Census of Employment & Wages, Annual 2016
Industry Sector
Average Establishments Average Employment
Total Wage
Average Weekly Wage
Accommodation & Food Services
84 1,255 $21,464,216 $329
Administrative & Waste Services
70 494 $13,453,380 $524
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting
44 242 $7,299,233 $580
Arts, Entertainment & Recreation  22 282 $4,959,268 $338
Construction
199 971 $42,342,408
$839
Educational Services
7 Confidential Confidential Confidential
Finance & Insurance
53 298 $16,008,507 $1,033
Health Care & Social Assistance
139 2,713
$109,094,197 $773
Information 20 192 $6,715,143
$673
Management of Companies & Enterprises
10 Confidential Confidential
Confidential
Manufacturing 68 1,269 $48,434,240 $734
Mining 9 51 $4,038,463 $1,523
Other Services, Ex. Public Admin 91 376 $14,334,724 $733
Professional & Technical Services
116
435
$23,778,346 $1,051
Public Administration
35 1,024 $55,948,509
$1,051
Real Estate & Rental & Leasing
56 309 $10,355,833 $645
Retail Trade 158 2,095 $58,641,459 $538
Transportation & Warehousing
56 559 $19,083,939 $657
 Unclassified 1 Confidential Confidential Confidential
Utilities
16
288 $20,635,165 $1,378
Wholesale Trade
71 471 $21,670,108
$885

Total All Industries

1,323

14,415

$542,362,173

$724



Montrose County Major Employers


(updated 5-16-18)

Major Employers
# of Employees
 Montrose County School District 
1,060
 Montrose Memorial Hospital
699
 Russell Stover Candies, Inc.  450
 Montrose County 380
 Volunteers of America
380
 Wal-Mart Supercenter 310
 City Market 
300
 Community Options, Inc. 246
 Montrose Forest Products (140 Contracted) 230
 City of Montrose 212
 Home Depot 167
 Touch of Care 156
 Delta-Montrose Electrical Association/Elevate 115 
 AeroCare 111
 Center for Mental Health 105
 Tri-State Generation: (Nucla Station (42) - Montrose Maintenance Center (42) - New Horizon Mine (21))  105
 Western Area Power Administration 100
 Target
85
 West End School District
85
 Safeway 81
 PolyOne, Gordon Composites 65
 Alpine Lumber Company (16 Contracted) 60
 Western Skyways, Inc. & Rocky Mountain Turbine Services 57
 JC Penney 45
 TEI Rock Drills 45
 Wells Fargo Bank 45
 Colorado Yurt Company, LLC 44
 Best Sign Systems 42
 3M - Abrasive Systems Division 37
 HopeWest Colorado 36
 Rocky Mountain Steel, Inc. 35