Labor Force

Labor Force

Montrose County Labor Force


Current Labor Force for Montrose County.

Montrose County Industry Base-2017

 
(updated 6-26-18)
Source: Colorado Department of Labor, Quarterly Census of Employment & Wages, Annual 2017
Industry Sector
Average Establishments Average Employment
Total Wage
Average Weekly Wage
Accommodation & Food Services
92 1,330 $23,540,273 $340
Administrative & Waste Services
77 483 $15,002,533 $597
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting
47 253 $7,393,867 $562
Arts, Entertainment & Recreation  24 338 $5,905,066 $336
Construction
205 1,064 $46,931,248
$848
Educational Services
6 Confidential Confidential Confidential
Finance & Insurance
55 307 $16,637,409 $1,042
Health Care & Social Assistance
161 2,874
$117,137,759 $784
Information 18 184 $6,444,247
$674
Management of Companies & Enterprises
10 110 $8,712,127 $1,523
Manufacturing 69 1,276 $48,794,792 $735
Mining 9 53 $4,294,638 $1,558
Other Services, Ex. Public Admin 105 427 $16,158,380 $728
Professional & Technical Services
118
447
$25,541,955 $1,099
Public Administration
37 1,047 $58,467,703
$1,074
Real Estate & Rental & Leasing
58 321 $10,727,426 $643
Retail Trade 155 2,070 $60,523,810 $562
Transportation & Warehousing
55 536 $18,997,066 $682
 Unclassified 0 Confidential Confidential Confidential
Utilities
17
284 $20,908,731 $1,416
Wholesale Trade
74 488 $21,793,868
$859

Total All Industries

1,389

14,867

$567,906,998

$735



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