Labor Force

Labor Force
Montrose County Labor Force
Current Labor Force for Montrose County.

Industry Base-2014 
(updated 3-13-15)
Source: Colorado Department of Labor, Quarterly Census of Employment & Wages, 3rd Quarter 2014
Industry Sector
Average Establishments Average Employment
Total Wage
Average Weekly Wage
Accommodation & Food Services
78 1,219 $4,969,707
$314
Administrative & Waste Services
59 432 $3,081,633 $549
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting
42
305 $2,376,274
$599
Arts, Entertainment & Recreation  22 307 $1,397,304  $350
Construction
184 1,109 $10,964,460
$828
Educational Services
6
Confidential Confidential Confidential
Finance & Insurance
57 310 $3,439,054
$853
Health Care & Social Assistance
144
2,460
$22,682,894
$709
Information 20 205 $1,617,698
$607
Management of Companies & Enterprises
9 60
$1,236,751
$1,586
Manufacturing 73 1,293 $11,526,650
$686
Mining 8 82 $1,669,689
$1,566
Other Services, Ex. Public Admin 83 344 $3,144,358  $703
Professional & Technical Services
126
429
$5,184,745
$930
Public Administration
34
1,008
$13,824,162
$1,055
Real Estate & Rental & Leasing
52 291 $2,257,968
$597
Retail Trade 168 2,046 $13,745,294 $517
Transportation & Warehousing
62
509
$4,290,402
$648
Unclassified
2
Confidential
Confidential Confidential
Utilities
15
277
$4,684,548
$1,301
Wholesale Trade
69 404 $4,188,425
$797
Total All Industries 1,313 13,921 $124,259,478 $687

Montrose County Major Employers
(updated 4-27-15)

Major Employers
# of Employees
Montrose County School District
948
Montrose Memorial Hospital
622
Volunteers of America
500
Russell Stover Candies, Inc.
400
Montrose County
397
Wal-Mart Supercenter
284
City Market
265
Community Options Inc.
207
City of Montrose 170
Home Depot
145
AeroCare 96
Delta-Montrose Electrical Association 93
Target
85
Gordon Composites inc.
84
JC Penney
80
Center for Mental Health
79
West End School District 65
Safeway
63
Tri-State Generation - Nucla 60
Wells Fargo Bank 53
Western Skyways, Inc. 49
TEI Rock Drills
40
3M Abrasives 37
Best Sign Systems 36
Rocky Mountain Steel 35