Employment

Certified ACT Work Ready Community

Scott County

Average Hourly Wage for All Industries (2016)
$16.76

Median Household Income (2016)
$39,612

Unemployment (Sept. 2017)
4%

Mean Travel to Work (minutes) †
18.6

Avg. Resident Employed Outside Home County (2009-2013)†
38.6%

Mississippi County

Average Hourly Wage for All Industries (2016)
$14.37

Median Household Income (2016)
$28,347

Unemployment (Sept. 2017)
4.5%

Mean Travel to Work (minutes) †
17

Avg. Resident Employed Outside Home County (2009-2013)†
34.2%

New Madrid County

Average Hourly Wage for All Industries (2016)
$16.50

Median Household Income (2016)
$33,630

Unemployment (Sept. 2017)
5.6%

Mean Travel to Work (minutes) †
16.7

Avg. Resident Employed Outside Home County (2009-2013)†
37.8%

Stoddard County

Average Hourly Wage for All Industries (2016)
$16.50

Median Household Income (2016)
$38,203

Unemployment (Sept. 2017)
4.3%

Mean Travel to Work (minutes) †
22

Avg. Resident Employed Outside Home County (2009-2013)†
31.5%

* - Source: C2er.org (Council for Community and Economic Research)
† - Source: MERIC