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Community Profile

Johnston County is a dynamic and diverse place. Depending on where you look, you’ll find small, close knit communities near fast-growing subdivisions. The only constant across this county is that change is happening. And thanks to many recent business expansions and relocations, most people will tell you that the change is more than OK.

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Industry Sectors

The largest industry sectors in Johnston County (based on employment) are manufacturing, retail trade, education and health services. These four sectors combine to employ almost 25,000 people. To learn more about, click the industry name below.

All Industries

2021, Q3 Employment: 52,880
2021, Q3 Average Weekly Wage: $867

2020, Employment: 50,968
2020, Average Weekly Wage: $852

Accommodation and Food Services

2021, Q3 Employment: 5,596
2021, Q3 Average Weekly Wage: $364

2020, Employment: 5,235
2020, Average Weekly Wage: $316

Administrative and Waste Services

2021, Q3 Employment: 4,413
2021, Q3 Average Weekly Wage: $748

2020, Employment: 3,747
2020, Average Weekly Wage: $688

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting

2021, Q3 Employment: 566
2021, Q3 Average Weekly Wage: $582

2020, Employment: 542
2020, Average Weekly Wage: $564

Arts, Entertainment and Recreation

2021, Q3 Employment: 682
2021, Q3 Average Weekly Wage: $298

2020, Employment: 411
2020, Average Weekly Wage: $353

Construction

2021, Q3 Employment: 5,037
2021, Q3 Average Weekly Wage: $1,023

2020, Employment: 4,789
2020, Average Weekly Wage: $984

Educational Services

2021, Q3 Employment: 4,608
2021, Q3 Average Weekly Wage: $894

2020, Employment: 5,162
2020, Average Weekly Wage: $881

Finance and Insurance

2021, Q3 Employment: 806
2021, Q3 Average Weekly Wage: $1,324

2020, Employment: 738
2020, Average Weekly Wage: $1,207

Health Care and Social Assistance

2021, Q3 Employment: 5,953
2021, Q3 Average Weekly Wage: $967

2020, Employment: 5,786
2020, Average Weekly Wage: $851

Information

2021, Q3 Employment: 156
2021, Q3 Average Weekly Wage: $1,033

2020, Employment: 0
2020, Average Weekly Wage: $0

Management of Companies, Enterprises

2021, Q3 Employment: 194
2021, Q3 Average Weekly Wage: $2,044

2020, Employment: 180
2020, Average Weekly Wage: $2,322

Manufacturing

2021, Q3 Employment: 7,567
2021, Q3 Average Weekly Wage: $1,226

2020, Employment: 7,495
2020, Average Weekly Wage: $1,344

Mining

2021, Q3 Employment: 65
2021, Q3 Average Weekly Wage: $1,321

2020, Employment: 65
2020, Average Weekly Wage: $1,158

Other Services Ex. Public Admin

2021, Q3 Employment: 1,233
2021, Q3 Average Weekly Wage: $665

2020, Employment: 1,158
2020, Average Weekly Wage: $643

Public Administration

2021, Q3 Employment: 2,768
2021, Q3 Average Weekly Wage: $853

2020, Employment: 2,740
2020, Average Weekly Wage: $846

Real Estate and Rental and Leasing

2021, Q3 Employment: 559
2021, Q3 Average Weekly Wage: $957

2020, Employment: 484
2020, Average Weekly Wage: $843

Retail Trade

2021, Q3 Employment: 7,651
2021, Q3 Average Weekly Wage: $556

2020, Employment: 7,353
2020, Average Weekly Wage: $522

Transportation and Warehousing

2021, Q3 Employment: 1,888
2021, Q3 Average Weekly Wage: $1,119

2020, Employment: 1,979
2020, Average Weekly Wage: $992

Wholesale Trade

2021, Q3 Employment: 1,847
2021, Q3 Average Weekly Wage: $1,300

2020, Employment: 1,656
2020, Average Weekly Wage: $1,344

News & Events

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