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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 6-15-17)

Major Employers
# of Employees
Montrose County School District (2015)
948
Montrose Memorial Hospital
729
Volunteers of America
480
Russell Stover Candies, Inc.
450
Montrose County
383
City Market 
300
Wal-Mart Supercenter
275
Montrose Forest Products (140 Contracted) 230
Community Options Inc.
207
City of Montrose 173
Touch of Care 156
Home Depot
150
AeroCare 111
Delta-Montrose Electrical Association/Elevate 107
Western Area Power Administration 100
Center for Mental Health
89
Target
85
West End School District
85
JC Penney 70
 Alpine Lumber Company (15 Contracted) 65 
Gordon Composites, PolyOne 65
Safeway
65
Wells Fargo Bank 50
Western Skyways, Inc. 49
Tri-State Generation - Nucla 48
TEI Rock Drills 
43
Best Sign Systems 39
3M - Abrasive Systems Division 37
 HopeWest Colorado 37
Rocky Mountain Steel, Inc. 35
The Colorado Yurt Company, LLC 35