York County Workforce Facts

  • York County’s labor force grew steadily until 2007.
  • 11 percent of all Maine jobs are with employers in York County. 
  • York County has  a larger share of jobs in manufacturing, accommodations, and food service sectors than most  of the state. 
  • A smaller share of jobs are in health care, professional and technical and construction.   
  • The average monthly earnings in York County are slightly lower than the statewide average.
  • The job turnover rate is higher than the statewide average due the  higher concentration of high turnover industries such as retail trade, etc.
  • The share of jobs, architectural and engineering, and production occupations is high.



York County Maine, Workforce Profile