Wyandotte County has a talented and plentiful workforce!
The Kansas City Metro area is home to greater than 2.1 million residents, including over 1.1 million possible workers. Those workers are talented and educated:
As a result, the Wyandotte County workforce has enjoyed an increasing median income and employment growth.
These factors, taken in combination with the growing business community, ensures Wyandotte County workers can find gainful employment in a variety of industries.
The following chart illustrates the number of workers and average wage they earned in the area. The healthcare sector is the largest employer in the county, followed by manufacturing, education, and transportation and warehousing.