Labor Force

Labor Force

Montrose County Labor Force


Current Labor Force for Montrose County.

Montrose County Industry Base-2020

 
(updated 11-30-21)
Source: Colorado Department of Labor, Quarterly Census of Employment & Wages, Annual 2020
Industry Sector
Establishments Average Employment
Total Wage
Average Weekly Wage
Accommodation & Food Services
98 1,318 $26,721,289 $390
Administrative & Waste Services
92 475 $15,724,168 $637
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting
61 270 $9,605,711 $684
Arts, Entertainment & Recreation  23 261 $6,464,201 $476
Construction
243 1,317 $66,230,564
$967
Educational Services
7 Confidential Confidential Confidential
Finance & Insurance
55 295 $18,692,117 $1,219
Health Care & Social Assistance
178 2,888
$134,507,731 $896
Information 16 159 $7,228,033
$874
Management of Companies & Enterprises
12 117 $10,764,973 $1,769
Manufacturing 74 1,081 $49,162,302 $875
Mining 11 23 $2,360,780 $1,974
Other Services, Ex. Public Admin 101 398 $17,918,992 $866
Professional & Technical Services
131
445
$24,746,963 $1,069
Public Administration
35 1,070 $66,556,170
$1,196
Real Estate & Rental & Leasing
64 352 $14,510,660 $793
Retail Trade 158 2,272 $78,938,023 $668
Transportation & Warehousing
60 605 $26,264,445 $835
 Unclassified 1 Confidential Confidential Confidential
Utilities
19
259 $21,674,937 $1,609
Wholesale Trade
62 377 $21,164,839
$1,080

Total All Industries

1,501

14,922

$658,640,854

$849



Montrose County Major Employers


(updated 12-22-21)

Major Employers
# of Employees
 Montrose County School District 
1,088
 Montrose Regional Health
755
 Montrose County 374
 City Market
320
 Wal-Mart Supercenter 302
 Volunteers of America
284
 City of Montrose 270
 Montrose Forest Products (140 Contracted) 230
 Community Options, Inc. 180
 Home Depot 180
 Cedar Point Health 130
 Touch of Care
120
 Delta-Montrose Electrical Association/Elevate  120
 Western Area Power Administration 100
 Target
100
 Center for Mental Health 
96
 West End School District  91 
 Safeway 90
 Alpine Lumber Company (10 Temps) 78
 Avient, Gordon Composites 65
 Secret Creek Group, LLC dba Colorado Yurt Company 64
  Mayfly Outdoors 60
 Western Skyways, Inc. & Rocky Mountain Turbine Services (2018) 57
 3M-Abrasive Systems Division 45
 Tri-State Generation: (Nucla Station (3)-Montrose Maintenance Center (38)-New Horizon Mine (2) 43
 Best Sign Systems  42
 TEI Rock Drills
40
 HopeWest Colorado 38
 Rocky Mountain Steel, Inc. 32