Labor Profile

Labor Profile

Eagle has a hard-working, dedicated and highly skilled workforce.  Our competitive labor costs and the local cost of living and housing are also extremely attractive. The Labor Shed Area is comprised of five (5) counties with a workforce of over 353,000 people.

Counties include:

Ada
Boise
Canyon
Gem
Owyhee
Labor Shed Map


Employment Rates

APRIL 2021

Labor ForceEmployedUnemployed
Ada County353,107264,78713,400
Region264,787353,10720,635
Idaho805,368805,36845,568


Occupations, Industries & Class of Workers (Region)

July 2021

OCCUPATIONS
Total Civilian Employed Population
(16 Years and Over)
Office and Administrative Support Occupations47,890
Sales and Related Occupations35,296
Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations27,306
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations26,879
Management Occupations24,399
Construction and Extraction Occupations23,417
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations20,744
Production Occupations19,252
Educational Instruction and Library Occupations16,998
Business and Financial Operations Occupations16,404
Healthcare Support Occupations16,404
Installation, Maintenance and Repair Occupations14,745
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance12,426
Computer and Mathematical Occupations9,310
Personal Care and Service Occupations8,131
Architecture and Engineering Occupations7,841
Protective Services Occupations5,978
Community and Social Service Occupations5,914
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media Occupations5,842
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations3,985
Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations3,218
Legal Occupations2,607
TOTAL - ALL OCCUPATIONS353,107


INDUSTRY
Total Civilian Employed Population
(16 Years and Over)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,320
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction172
Utilities1,098
Construction20, 195
Manufacturing17,299
Wholesale Trade12,500
Retail Trade29,194
Transportation and Warehousing8,457
Information2,991
Finance and Insurance12,994
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing4,554
Professional, Scientific and Technical19,214
Management of Companies and Enterprise4,314
Administrative and Support and Waste Management21,912
Educational Services16,124
Health Care and Social Assistance39,141
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation5,323
Accommodation and Food Services20,527
Other Services (except public administration)11,028
Public Administration16,430
Unclassified0
TOTAL - ALL INDUSTRIES264,787


CLASS OF WORKERSEMPLOYED
Blue Collar Employment87,277
White Collar Employment196,462
TOTAL - CLASS OF WORKERS283,739


Eagle, Idaho Income Data (Past 12 Months) 

2019 ACS 5-Year Estimates

INCOME DATA

Households
Families
Less than $10,000$5.9%2.0%
$10,000 to $14,9991.6%0.4%
$15,000 to $24,9993.8%1.3%
$25,000 to $34,9994.8%3.9%
$35,000 to $49,9998.8%8.2%
$50,000 to $74,99915.5%15.2%
$75,000 to $99,99912.6%13.7%
$100,000 to $149,99920.8%23.7%
$150,000 to $199,99910.9%13.2%
$200,000 or more15.2%18.4%

Eagle Households
Eagle FamiliesBoise MSA HouseholdsBoise MSA
Families
Median Income (dollars)$92,807$112,548$66,466$78,279
Mean Income (dollars)$131,400$152,916$88,251$102,071


Occupation Wages, Average Annual (Boise MSA, Ada County, and Eagle Idaho)

ESTIMATED MEDIAN SALARY BY OCCUPATION (Civilian Population Over 16 Years Old)




Boise MSAAda CountyEagle, Idaho
OccupationMeanMedian
Mean
Median
Mean
Median
Management Occupations$89,700$77,300$93,900$81,900$93,900$81,900
Business and Financial Operations Occupations$72,000$64,100$73,300$65,000$73,300$65,000
Computer and Mathematical Occupations$79,900$74,600$81,000$75,700$81,000$75,700
Architecture and Engineering Occupations$86,000$80,000$87,300$81,100$87,300$81,100
Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations$61,700$57,900$62,700$58,900$62,700$58,900
Community and Social Service Occupations$48,000$45,300$49,200$46,300$49,200$46,300
Legal Occupations$92,200$77,600$93,200$78,300$93,200$78,300
Educational Instruction and Library Occupations$44,000$39,900$45,300$40,700$45,300$40,700
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media Occupations$52,200$43,400$53,100$44,200$53,100$44,200
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Operations$86,600$70,500$88,300$72,000$88,300$72,000
Protective Services Occupations$46,100$40,700$46,300$40,900$46,300$40,900
Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations$24,400$22,000$25,000$22,400$25,000$22,400
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations$30,000$28,000$30,300$28,300$30,300$28,300
Personal Care and Service Occupations$31,800$27,200$32,700$27,900$32,700$27,900
Sales and Related Occupations$42,500$31,300$44,100$32,200$44,100$32,200
Office and Administrative Support Occupations$39,000$36,100$39,500$36,600$39,500$36,600
Farming, Fishing and Forestry Occupations$35,600$28,900$41,600$34,500$41,600$34,500
Construction and Extraction Occupations$43,200$40,500$44,700$41,800$44,700$41,800
Installation, Maintenance and Repair Occupations$47,700$45,300$49,100$46,600$49,100$46,600
Production Occupations$38,200$34,800$39,600$35,800$39,600$35,800
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations$37,200$33,700$38,100$34,300$38,100$34,300
TOTAL - ALL OCCUPATIONS$49,100$38,400$51,100$39,600$51,100$39,600


Sources on this page: Jobs EQ, Data as of 2020Q4