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Available, Affordable Workforce

Webster City has a highly trained workforce that is both available and affordable.  And, now is the time to seize on the opportunity to take advantage of more than 1000 skilled workers recently displaced by Electrolux's laundry production consolidation in Juarez, Mexico.
Here, you'll also find local job training programs offered through Iowa Central Community College, as well as state and local incentives that can help you advance the skills your workforce needs to stay on top of the competition.  Learn more about our workforce development opportunities and available incentives.

In Webster City, Iowa you'll find a workforce advantage that will help you start faster and compete quicker!


Workforce Overview

 Regional Unemployment Rate   (July 2016)  4.0%

 Regional Population (30 mile radius-July 2016)


 Employees in the region (January 2016)  90,148
Average County Wage*  (January 2016)  $17.575/hour
Average Region Wage** (January 2016)   $20.30/hour
* Hamilton County (all businesses)   
** Region-Hamilton, Webster, Story, Boone,
    Hardin, Wright County (all businesses)
Sources-Iowa Workforce Development & ESRI