Business Composition
& Key Industries

CARROLL COUNTY BUSINESS COMPOSITION & KEY INDUSTRIES

Annual Average 2017

Carroll’s business composition incudes growing Professional and Business Services firms; Trade, Transportation and Utility companies; Construction; and Education and Health Services.  Additionally, over the last two years manufacturing employment has increased through plant relocations and expansions.

3843

Manufacturing Jobs

85.6%
Private Sector Employment
50468

Total Private Sector Jobs

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wdt_ID SECTOR # OF FIRMS % OF TOTAL # OF EMPLOYEES % OF TOTAL AVERAGE WAGE
1 Total Employment 4,552 100 58,556 100 836
2 Public Employment 93 2.0 8,098 13.8 889
3 Federal Gov't 20 0.4 320 0.5 1,173
4 State Gov't 10 0.2 1,231 2.1 987
5 Local Gov't 62 1.4 6,547 11.2 857
8 Private Employment 4,459 98 50,468 86.2 827
9 Construction 824 18.1 6,019 10.3 1,043
10 Manufacturing 137 3.0 3,843 6.6 1,228
11 Natural Resources & Mining 49 1.1 483 0.8 695
12 Trade, Transportation & Utilities 864 19.0 12,193 20.8 662