Labor & Workforce

Labor Workforce

1st Quarter 2018 Average Wage Estimates*
Baldwin County, Georgia
  • *Average Hourly Wage    $16.10
  • *Average Weekly Wage    $644
  • *Average Annual Wage    $33,488

* Assumes a 40-hour week worked year round
Source: Georgia Department of Labor, Workforce Statistics & Economic Research, Georgia Employment & Wages 2018 Averages.

2017 Labor Force, Employment & Unemployment
Middle Georgia Region
  • Labor Force                 220,481
  • Employed                     209,072
  • Unemployed                11,409
  • Unemployment Rate  5.2%

Source: Georgia Department of Labor, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

1st Quarter 2018 Top Industry Employers by Percentage Employed
Baldwin County, Georgia
  • Healthcare & Social Assistance – 19%
  • Education Services – 18%
  • Retail Trade – 15%
  • Accommodation & Food Services – 14%
  • Public Administration – 13%
  • Manufacturing – 9%
  • Admin & Support, Waste Management & Remediation Services – 5%
  • Construction – 3%
  • Other Services (except Public Administration) – 2%
  • Finance & Insurance – 2%

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