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2nd Quarter 2016 Average Wage Information*
Baldwin County, Georgia
  • *Average Hourly Wage    $14.60
  • *Average Weekly Wage    $584
  • *Average Annual Wage    $30,368

* Assumes a 40-hour week worked year round
Source: Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages, Bureau of Labor Statistics

December 2016 Preliminary Estimated Labor Data
Baldwin County, Georgia
  • Labor Force                17,437
  • Employed                   16,079
  • Unemployed                1,358
  • Unemployment Rate   7.8%

Source: Labor Force Data by County November 2015-December 2016, Bureau of Labor Statistics

2nd Quarter 2016 Top Private Sector Industry Employers by Percentage Employed
Baldwin Area, Georgia
  1. Healthcare & Social Assistance – 22.9%
  2. Retail Trade – 22.2%
  3. Accommodation & Food Services – 17.2%
  4. Manufacturing – 14.25%
  5. Admin & Support, Waste Mgmt & Remediation Services – 6.2%
  6. Construction – 3.3%
  7. Other Services (except Public Administration) – 3%
  8. Finance & Insurance – 2.9%
  9. Professional, Scientific & Technical Services – 1.7%
  10. Arts, Entertainment & Recreation – 1.2%

Source: GA Dept. of Labor, Area Labor Profile

 

Annual Not Seasonally Adjusted Labor Force, Employment and Unemployment data in Baldwin County, GA

Source: Georgia Department of Labor: Workforce Statistics & Economic Research. (December 2016).

Civilian Labor Force

Unemployment Percent

Source: Workforce Statistics & Economic Research