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Greater Reno-Sparks-Tahoe Workforce

Greater Reno-Sparks-Tahoe has an existing labor force of over 220,000, with a close proximity to metros like Sacramento and San Francisco, and the quality of life to attract top young professionals. Area industry and business leaders consistently give the regional labor pool top marks for productivity and quality.

Employers are able to connect with students at the University of Nevada, Reno, top-ranked in business, engineering and medicine, Truckee Meadows Community College, offering customized skills training, the Desert Research Institute and other higher education facilities in the region.

Recent economic changes have created huge opportunity for employers looking to relocate or expand. Greater Reno-Sparks-Tahoe has a readily available workforce of nearly 25,000 skilled in manufacturing, logistics, software development, business, administrative services and more.

Greater Reno-Sparks-Tahoe Workforce Statistics

Source: Nevada Department of Education, Training, and Rehabilitation, Nevadaworkforce.com, 11-Mar-2015

Source: Nevada Department of Education, Training, and Rehabilitation, Nevadaworkforce.com, 11-Mar-2015

Employment by Industry – 2014

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Labor Projections by Industry: 2010-2020

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Source: Nevada Department of Employment, Training & Rehabilitation

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