Labor Force

Labor Force

Montrose County Labor Force


Current Labor Force for Montrose County.

Montrose County Industry Base-2018

 
(updated 5-31-19)
Source: Colorado Department of Labor, Quarterly Census of Employment & Wages, Annual 2018
Industry Sector
Establishments Average Employment
Total Wage
Average Weekly Wage
Accommodation & Food Services
89 1,375 $25,265,982 $353
Administrative & Waste Services
74 515 $16,853,319 $629
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting
50 258 $7,930,110 $591
Arts, Entertainment & Recreation  23 349 $6,230,892 $343
Construction
222 1,293 $59,417,149
$884
Educational Services
8 Confidential Confidential Confidential
Finance & Insurance
56 311 $17,416,379 $1,077
Health Care & Social Assistance
176 2,890
$120,276,244 $800
Information 17 191 $6,835,267
$688
Management of Companies & Enterprises
10 Confidential Confidential Confidential
Manufacturing 71 1,379 $52,614,345 $734
Mining 9 44 $3,696,470 $1,616
Other Services, Ex. Public Admin 87 357 $15,533,931 $837
Professional & Technical Services
116
451
$25,565,307 $1,090
Public Administration
36 1,042 $60,923,830
$1,124
Real Estate & Rental & Leasing
60 337 $13,166,518 $751
Retail Trade 155 2,118 $63,728,197 $579
Transportation & Warehousing
54 561 $21,140,072 $725
 Unclassified 1 Confidential Confidential Confidential
Utilities
17
279 $21,292,221 $1,468
Wholesale Trade
68 449 $21,572,928
$924

Total All Industries

1,397

15,332

$605,989,389

$760



Montrose County Major Employers


(updated 6-25-19)

Major Employers
# of Employees
 Montrose County School District 
1,050
 Montrose Memorial Hospital
707
 Russell Stover Candies, Inc.  450
 Montrose County 378
 Volunteers of America
370
 City Market  320
 Wal-Mart Supercenter 
310
 City of Montrose 262
 Montrose Forest Products (140 Contracted) 230
 Community Options, Inc. 212
 Home Depot 158
 Touch of Care 156
 AeroCare 129
 Delta-Montrose Electrical Association/Elevate 118 
 Center for Mental Health 118
 Tri-State Generation: (Nucla Station (42)-Montrose Maintenance Center (39)-New Horizon Mine (21))   102
 Western Area Power Administration 100
 Target
86
 West End School District
85
 Safeway 80
 Alpine Lumber Company (15 Temp) 66
 PolyOne, Gordon Composites 63
 Western Skyways, Inc. & Rocky Mountain Turbine Services (2018) 57
 JC Penney 50
 TEI Rock Drills 45
 Colorado Yurt Company, LLC 43
 Best Sign Systems 43
 Wells Fargo Bank 40
 HopeWest Colorado 38
 3M - Abrasive Systems Division 37
 Mayfly Outdoors 32
 Rocky Mountain Steel, Inc. 32