We know that people are the engine of your business, and that the cost and supply of talented labor is often one of the most important considerations in a business expansion decision. With a labor pool of over 1.1 million qualified workers in the Cincinnati region, Clermont County has access to the people you need.
Based on its population size, Clermont County is adding jobs faster in most occupational groups and has lower salary costs than the national average. The table below illustrates current data on our fastest growing occupations with current average hourly earnings.
|Description||2014 Jobs||2019 Jobs||2014 – 2019 Change||2014 – 2019 % Change||2014 Avg. Hourly Earnings|
|Office and Administrative Support Occupations||8,731||9,590||859||10%||$15.15|
|Transportation and Material Moving Occupations||3,644||4,337||693||19%||$14.92|
|Sales and Related Occupations||7,011||7,617||606||9%||$16.48|
|Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations||6,347||6,934||587||9%||$9.57|
|Business and Financial Operations Occupations||2,615||2,877||262||10%||$28.53|
|Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations||2,325||2,575||250||11%||$29.09|
|Computer and Mathematical Occupations||1,545||1,775||230||15%||$33.94|
|Construction and Extraction Occupations||2,223||2,414||191||9%||$18.74|
|Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations||2,228||2,400||172||8%||$18.43|
|Healthcare Support Occupations||1,536||1,682||146||10%||$11.85|
|Education, Training, and Library Occupations||3,451||3,575||124||4%||$24.19|
|Personal Care and Service Occupations||1,281||1,384||103||8%||$10.78|
|Community and Social Service Occupations||597||685||88||15%||$18.10|
|Protective Service Occupations||1,107||1,150||43||4%||$19.36|
|Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations||534||567||33||6%||$19.16|
|Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations||231||254||23||10%||$26.71|
|Architecture and Engineering Occupations||734||753||19||3%||$31.95|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations||57||73||16||28%||$12.60|
|Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations||1,524||1,529||5||0%||$11.36|
|Source: Economic Modeling Specialists, Inc. 2015.2 – QCEW Employees|
|Note on data: EMSI occupation employment data are based on final EMSI industry data and final EMSI staffing patterns. Wage estimates are based on Occupational Employment Statistics (QCEW and Non-QCEW Employees classes of worker) and the American Community Survey (Self-Employed and Extended Proprietors). Occupational wage estimates also affected by county-level EMSI earnings by industry. This report uses state data from the following agencies: Ohio Department of Job and Family Services, Labor Market Information Division|
For more information on the top 10 fastest growth occupations, with average wages of $10/hour or greater, click on the appropriate link below to view a detailed occupational overview report.
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