Labor Market Information

About Spokane County

Total population: 522,798 (2019 Census estimate)

Land area: 1,763.79 square miles

Total labor force: 249,141 (March 2021 preliminary estimate from Employment Security Department)

WA State Map - Spokane Emphasis

Need to access customized labor market data for your business?

Please contact Michael McBride:

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.

10,359 employed, $87,349 average wage
48,015 employed, $54,123 average wage
16,321 employed, $56,406 average wage
9,370 employed, $51,923 average wage
Scroll to Top Skip to content