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4th Quarter 2016 Average Wage Estimates*
Baldwin County, Georgia
  • *Average Hourly Wage    $15.85 (Ranked from highest to lowest Average Hourly Wage, ranked 100 of 159 counties in Georgia)
  • *Average Weekly Wage    $633
  • *Average Annual Wage    $32,916

* Assumes a 40-hour week worked year round
Source: Georgia Department of Labor, Workforce Statistics & Economic Research, Georgia Employment & Wages 2016 Averages.

2017 Labor Force, Employment & Unemployment
Middle Georgia Region
  • Labor Force                 220,277
  • Employed                     209,724
  • Unemployed                10,553
  • Unemployment Rate  4.8%

Source: Georgia Department of Labor, Workforce Statistics & Economic Research, Local Area Unemployment Statistics Unit

2nd Quarter 2017 Top Private Sector Industry Employers by Percentage Employed
Baldwin Area, Georgia
  1. Healthcare & Social Assistance – 21.4%
  2. Education Services – 18%
  3. Retail Trade – 15.7%
  4. Accommodation & Food Services – 12.8%
  5. Public Administration – 11.2%
  6. Manufacturing – 9.9%
  7. Admin & Support, Waste Management & Remediation Services – 4.3%
  8. Construction – 2.5%
  9. Finance & Insurance – 2.1%
  10. Other Services (except Public Administration) – 2%

Source: Georgia Department of Labor, Workforce Statistics & Economic Research, Quarterly Census of Employment & Wages Program

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

Baldwin County Labor Force (Total, Employed & Unemployed)

Unemployment Percent

Source: Georgia Department of Labor, Workforce Statistics & Economic Research, Local Area Unemployment Statistics Unit. (December 2016). Labor & Workforce statistical data updated 06/27/2017