Economic Information

Wyoming Labor Market Information is a good source to find out about Wyoming and Carbon County’s labor statistics.




Employment in Carbon County

 June 2017May 2017June, 2016
Workforce 8,5908,1878,871
Unemployed Rate3.63.84.4

Carbon County’s Top Employers

Carbon County EmployersJobsProduct/Service
Wyoming State Penitentiary287State Government
Sinclair Oil Corporation580Refinery
Carbon County School District #1417Education
Carbon County School District #2254Education
Memorial Hospital of Carbon County178Health Care
Union Pacific Railroad172Railroad/Transportation
Carbon County154County Government
Bureau of Land Management 77Federal Government
City of Rawlins143City Government
Brush Creek Ranch150Hospitality and Ranching
City Market92Grocery
Saratoga Forest Management150Timber and sawmill
Other DataWyomingCarbon County
Median Family Income$72,086$69,278
Per Capita Income$29,381$26,673
Median Household Income$58,252$56,933
Number of Business EstablishmentsN/A673
Average Weekly wages- annual 2014N/A$905
Average Housing Sales Price: 2014$275,611$187,001
Median Rent: 2015$800
Median Rent: Single Family Unit$1,029
Rental Vacancy Rate, Jun 2016 1st QuarterN/A14.1

*Wyoming Housing Database Parnership Final Report, August 26, 2016 – Wyoming Community Dev. Authority