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

 August 2019July 2019August 2018
Workforce 8,0198,1218,267
Unemployed Rate2.83.33.1

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$74,700$71,500
Per Capita Income$29,381$26,673
Median Household Income$58,840$56,825
Number of Business EstablishmentsN/A664
Average Weekly wages- annual 2014N/A$900
Average Housing Sales Price: 2014$280,428$182,313
Median Rent: 2016$674$664
Median Rent: Single Family Unit$839.00
Rental Vacancy Rate, Jun 2016 1st QuarterN/A14.2

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