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 County Labor Market Profile & Industry Sector Analysis July 2019

Shasta Industry Employment and Labor Force – Annual Average 2018

Civilian Labor Force74,200
Civilian Employment70,500
Civilian Unemployment3,700
Civilian Unemployment Rate4.9%
Total, All Industries68,100
Total Farm1,000
Total Nonfarm67,100
Total Private53,800
Goods Producing6,100
Mining, Logging, and Construction3,400
Manufacturing2,700
Service Providing61,100
Private Service Providing47,800
Trade, Transportation & Utilities12,800
Wholesale Trade1,800
Retail Trade9,200
Transportation, Warehousing & Utilities1,800
Information600
Financial Activities2,700
Professional & Business Services7,500
Educational & Health Services15,100
Leisure & Hospitality6,700
Accommodation & Food Services5,800
Other Services2,400
Government13,300

Employment Development Dept.

                      Industry Employment

Industry Employment

AVERAGE SALARY BY SELECTED OCCUPATION – SHASTA
OccupationEmployment EstimateMinimumMedianMaximum
Professional
Accountant250$23.97$29.37$37.06
Managers1,070$28.61$41.12$57.72
Programmer90$20.13$26.67$37.18
Web Developer30$15.39$20.10$26.64
Civil Engineer220$49.32$55.74$59.34
Retail
Retail Store Clerk2,440$10.86$11.56$12.39
Stock Room Clerk1,150$11.26$12.22$16.10
Hospitality Clerk170$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 Clerk50$12.91$14.91$17.46
Executive Secretary270$22.90$26.24$31.07
Receptionist450$12.50$14.72$17.06
Accounting Clerk880$14.80$18.25$22.83
Unskilled
General Laborer190$10.86$12.06$14.40
Warehouse Person140$10.73$11.87$14.90
Material Handler-Movers830$11.25$12.59$15.81
 Team Assembly130$11.94$13.99$17.02
Semi-Skilled
Cutting, Punching & Press Machine Operator50$13.45$16.33$19.23
Fork Lift Operator160$13.92$15.20$18.17
Skilled
Machine Maintenance40$17.46$19.37$23.36
Machinist50$14.11$18.57$28.06
Welder70$16.22$19.72$26.79
Technical
Numerical Control Machine Programmer30$12.84$18.52$23.42
Medical Laboratory Technician100$30.98$43.35$53.08
Network Technician40$22.18$33.36$38.67

Employment Development Dept., 1st Q 2018

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