Labor Market Information

About Spokane County

Total population: 514,631 (2018 Census estimate)

Land area: 1,763.79 square miles

Total labor force: 263,635 (December 2019 preliminary estimate from Employment Security Department)


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Targeted Industries

The Spokane Workforce Council carefully analyzes changes and trends within the regional labor market and economy to determine its targeted industries.

We choose targeted industries based upon livable wages at middle skills, strength of the industry in our local economy, and career opportunities available in the industry.

10,161 employed, $79,148 average wage
46,100 employed, $51,539 average wage
16,493 employed, $53,560 average wage
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