WORKFORCE DATA

Consider a “workforce” created for modern business. Shasta Force, next-generation talent for next-level success.

Our regional colleges and universities have a steady supply of motivated, bright employees-to-be, thanks to one of the highest high school graduation rates in the state. Our work pool is deep with strong skills in advanced manufacturing, technology and healthcare.

This Month’s Employment Report

Shasta County Labor Market Information

Additional Labor Market Info

Social Characteristics in Shasta County

Shasta Industry Employment and Labor Force – Annual Average 2018

Civilian Labor Force 74,200
Civilian Employment 70,500
Civilian Unemployment 3,700
Civilian Unemployment Rate 4.9%
Total, All Industries 68,100
Total Farm 1,000
Total Nonfarm 67,100
Total Private 53,800
Goods Producing 6,100
Mining, Logging, and Construction 3,400
Manufacturing 2,700
Service Providing 61,100
Private Service Providing 47,800
Trade, Transportation & Utilities 12,800
Wholesale Trade 1,800
Retail Trade 9,200
Transportation, Warehousing & Utilities 1,800
Information 600
Financial Activities 2,700
Professional & Business Services 7,500
Educational & Health Services 15,100
Leisure & Hospitality 6,700
Accommodation & Food Services 5,800
Other Services 2,400
Government 13,300

Employment Development Dept.

                      Industry Employment

Industry Employment

AVERAGE SALARY BY SELECTED OCCUPATION – SHASTA
Occupation Employment Estimate Minimum Median Maximum
Professional
Accountant 250 $23.97 $29.37 $37.06
Managers 1,070 $28.61 $41.12 $57.72
Programmer 90 $20.13 $26.67 $37.18
Web Developer 30 $15.39 $20.10 $26.64
Civil Engineer 220 $49.32 $55.74 $59.34
Retail
Retail Store Clerk 2,440 $10.86 $11.56 $12.39
Stock Room Clerk 1,150 $11.26 $12.22 $16.10
Hospitality Clerk 170 $10.52 $11.12 $11.92
Clerical
Customer Service Rep. 540 $11.94 $15.23 $19.02
Telesales Rep. 30 $10.51 $10.56 $11.64
Data Entry Clerk 50 $12.91 $14.91 $17.46
Executive Secretary 270 $22.90 $26.24 $31.07
Receptionist 450 $12.50 $14.72 $17.06
Accounting Clerk 880 $14.80 $18.25 $22.83
Unskilled
General Laborer 190 $10.86 $12.06 $14.40
Warehouse Person 140 $10.73 $11.87 $14.90
Material Handler-Movers 830 $11.25 $12.59 $15.81
 Team Assembly 130 $11.94 $13.99 $17.02
Semi-Skilled
Cutting, Punching & Press Machine Operator 50 $13.45 $16.33 $19.23
Fork Lift Operator 160 $13.92 $15.20 $18.17
Skilled
Machine Maintenance 40 $17.46 $19.37 $23.36
Machinist 50 $14.11 $18.57 $28.06
Welder 70 $16.22 $19.72 $26.79
Technical
Numerical Control Machine Programmer 30 $12.84 $18.52 $23.42
Medical Laboratory Technician 100 $30.98 $43.35 $53.08
Network Technician 40 $22.18 $33.36 $38.67

Employment Development Dept., 1st Q 2018

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