Stanislaus County Labor Market Area

Agriculture and food processing industries are important to Stanislaus County’s economic success. However, the growing commercial, industrial, and service sectors provide a diversified base for the areas labor force. Wage rates, fringe benefits, and related information may be obtained from the California Department of Developmental Services.

Labor Force & Employment
Type of Employment / Force
Average / Census
Civilian Labor Force
4,860
Civilian Employment
4,170
Civilian Unemployment
690
Unemployment Rate
14.1%
Government
52
Financial / Real Estate / Insurance
2.7%
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, and Mining
10.0%
Transportation / Public Utilities
5.5%
Construction 10.4%
Services
30,200
Wholesale Trade
6.2%
Retail Trade
11.4%
Manufacturing
11.4%