Arkansas Employment Data by County

County with the Most Businesses: Pulaski County Arkansas, 13,915
County with the Most Employees: Pulaski County Arkansas, 198,447
County with Highest Average Hourly Wage: Benton County Arkansas, $1,132
County with Highest Unemployment Rate: Chicot County Arkansas, 8.7%



Arkansas County Arkansas

Total Businesses7130.8% of state total
Total Employment8,5120.8% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$77391.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare19627.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing3,62542.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled14019.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3434.0% of county employees



Ashley County Arkansas

Total Businesses5150.6% of state total
Total Employment5,6100.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$842100.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare15229.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,59328.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled12023.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Logging2404.3% of county employees



Baxter County Arkansas

Total Businesses1,1611.3% of state total
Total Employment13,3431.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$65878.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare25722.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare3,78228.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled837.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,1708.8% of county employees



Benton County Arkansas

Total Businesses6,2817.3% of state total
Total Employment107,88910.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$1,132134.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Professional services83213.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade12,52511.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Wholesale trade agents and brokers4677.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places9,0638.4% of county employees



Boone County Arkansas

Total Businesses8841.0% of state total
Total Employment10,8101.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$70884.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare16118.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade1,96518.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places637.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Nursing care facilities skilled nursing3273.0% of county employees



Bradley County Arkansas

Total Businesses3420.4% of state total
Total Employment2,9310.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$64676.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare10430.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing89830.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled7521.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Sawmills and wood preservation2538.6% of county employees



Calhoun County Arkansas

Total Businesses810.1% of state total
Total Employment2,6090.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$1,059125.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare1822.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,06079.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled1316.0% of county businesses
Most Employees All other fabricated metal product mfg.1,78268.3% of county employees



Carroll County Arkansas

Total Businesses7620.9% of state total
Total Employment9,7551.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$55866.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Accommodation and food services15219.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing3,77538.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places7810.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places7747.9% of county employees



Chicot County Arkansas

Total Businesses4930.6% of state total
Total Employment2,2030.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$59670.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate8.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare26754.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare72532.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled23647.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Services for the elderly and disabled2009.1% of county employees



Clark County Arkansas

Total Businesses5830.7% of state total
Total Employment6,9630.7% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$66278.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare12421.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,42420.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled6210.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Sawmills and wood preservation3755.4% of county employees



Clay County Arkansas

Total Businesses3440.4% of state total
Total Employment2,4000.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$55465.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Agriculture and forestry5716.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare51421.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled236.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2329.7% of county employees



Cleburne County Arkansas

Total Businesses6260.7% of state total
Total Employment5,4970.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$61573.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade9114.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,14520.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places528.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places60611.0% of county employees



Columbia County Arkansas

Total Businesses6720.8% of state total
Total Employment6,2150.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$75389.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare17926.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,79228.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled11517.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Nursing care facilities skilled nursing3395.5% of county employees



Conway County Arkansas

Total Businesses4860.6% of state total
Total Employment4,9580.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$73387.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare13127.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing88317.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled8016.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3737.5% of county employees



Craighead County Arkansas

Total Businesses2,7673.2% of state total
Total Employment42,9504.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$72386.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade47317.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare10,41124.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places2037.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4,62610.8% of county employees



Crawford County Arkansas

Total Businesses1,1881.4% of state total
Total Employment17,0091.7% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$67980.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare17214.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing4,45226.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places695.8% of county businesses
Most Employees General freight trucking long-distance2,44314.4% of county employees



Crittenden County Arkansas

Total Businesses1,1841.4% of state total
Total Employment13,9501.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$67780.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare32127.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,13415.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled18916.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,2388.9% of county employees



Cross County Arkansas

Total Businesses4530.5% of state total
Total Employment3,8160.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$62374.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare9921.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade79720.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled5311.7% of county businesses
Most Employees General merchandise stores including warehouse clubs and supercenters2827.4% of county employees



Dallas County Arkansas

Total Businesses2240.3% of state total
Total Employment2,4060.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$62774.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare5625.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing57924.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled3817.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Services for the elderly and disabled1425.9% of county employees



Desha County Arkansas

Total Businesses5260.6% of state total
Total Employment3,6560.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$67480.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare19436.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing95426.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled16531.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Services for the elderly and disabled39910.9% of county employees



Drew County Arkansas

Total Businesses5010.6% of state total
Total Employment4,6320.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$65778.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare13827.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade88019.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled9619.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Logging1733.7% of county employees



Faulkner County Arkansas

Total Businesses2,7423.2% of state total
Total Employment33,4943.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$74488.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade41315.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade6,13518.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1937.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4,22112.6% of county employees



Franklin County Arkansas

Total Businesses3320.4% of state total
Total Employment3,6130.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$67380.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare6519.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing94226.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled3610.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Gasoline stations with convenience stores1905.3% of county employees



Fulton County Arkansas

Total Businesses1690.2% of state total
Total Employment1,2500.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$54765.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare4224.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade16613.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled2414.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Nursing care facilities skilled nursing18514.8% of county employees



Garland County Arkansas

Total Businesses3,0363.5% of state total
Total Employment32,3473.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$67380.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare51517.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare7,75624.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places2287.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4,15712.9% of county employees



Grant County Arkansas

Total Businesses3300.4% of state total
Total Employment3,2720.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$73387.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare7623.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,26638.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled5015.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Sawmills and wood preservation2166.6% of county employees



Greene County Arkansas

Total Businesses8511.0% of state total
Total Employment13,1991.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$70483.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade16018.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing5,01238.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places596.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Nursing care facilities skilled nursing3182.4% of county employees



Hempstead County Arkansas

Total Businesses4580.5% of state total
Total Employment6,1610.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$68080.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare9320.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,28237.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled5111.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Gasoline stations with convenience stores751.2% of county employees



Hot Spring County Arkansas

Total Businesses5940.7% of state total
Total Employment6,5960.7% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$69282.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare13122.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,42721.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled8013.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places5127.8% of county employees



Howard County Arkansas

Total Businesses3270.4% of state total
Total Employment6,1930.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$62574.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare8225.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing3,36754.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled4614.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Services for the elderly and disabled1402.3% of county employees



Independence County Arkansas

Total Businesses8301.0% of state total
Total Employment13,5651.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$71885.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare15819.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare3,24023.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places587.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,0497.7% of county employees



Izard County Arkansas

Total Businesses2290.3% of state total
Total Employment2,1590.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$60772.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare4921.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare67831.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled229.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1044.8% of county employees



Jackson County Arkansas

Total Businesses3960.5% of state total
Total Employment3,8350.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$71284.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate7.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare8722.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing91823.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled348.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2456.4% of county employees



Jefferson County Arkansas

Total Businesses2,0162.3% of state total
Total Employment20,4032.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$74688.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare86542.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing4,85923.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled64231.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,5487.6% of county employees



Johnson County Arkansas

Total Businesses4610.5% of state total
Total Employment7,5630.7% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$59971.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare9420.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,69935.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled459.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Gasoline stations with convenience stores1031.4% of county employees



Lafayette County Arkansas

Total Businesses1480.2% of state total
Total Employment7760.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$63275.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare3926.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare18824.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled2718.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Gasoline stations with convenience stores557.1% of county employees



Lawrence County Arkansas

Total Businesses3750.4% of state total
Total Employment2,8030.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$62173.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade6116.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade49817.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled297.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Farm supplies merchant wholesalers1073.8% of county employees



Lee County Arkansas

Total Businesses2620.3% of state total
Total Employment1,2180.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$61072.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare12547.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Agriculture and forestry21717.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled10740.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Offices of physicians1018.3% of county employees



Lincoln County Arkansas

Total Businesses2730.3% of state total
Total Employment1,6170.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$59871.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare10638.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing26116.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled9033.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places16110.0% of county employees



Little River County Arkansas

Total Businesses2190.3% of state total
Total Employment2,5560.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$1,058125.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare5123.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,09943.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled3315.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1686.6% of county employees



Logan County Arkansas

Total Businesses4620.5% of state total
Total Employment4,0410.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$62974.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare11424.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,14928.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled7816.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3228.0% of county employees



Lonoke County Arkansas

Total Businesses1,2401.4% of state total
Total Employment11,0511.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$65778.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare19215.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade2,08118.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places846.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,53613.9% of county employees



Madison County Arkansas

Total Businesses2370.3% of state total
Total Employment2,6930.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$64877.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare4519.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,14942.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled3213.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1666.2% of county employees



Marion County Arkansas

Total Businesses2550.3% of state total
Total Employment3,1940.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$56767.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare5019.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,67552.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled3312.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Semiconductor and electronic component mfg.1073.4% of county employees



Miller County Arkansas

Total Businesses8441.0% of state total
Total Employment11,0041.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$72986.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare18021.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,36021.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled11013.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,0379.4% of county employees



Mississippi County Arkansas

Total Businesses1,0601.2% of state total
Total Employment15,3441.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$933110.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare23722.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing6,23740.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled13512.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Iron and steel mills and ferroalloy mfg.2,19714.3% of county employees



Monroe County Arkansas

Total Businesses2740.3% of state total
Total Employment1,6530.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$58369.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare7125.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade25515.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled5520.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Services for the elderly and disabled17210.4% of county employees



Montgomery County Arkansas

Total Businesses1480.2% of state total
Total Employment8510.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$47055.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction2516.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade15618.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled138.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places8510.0% of county employees



Nevada County Arkansas

Total Businesses1600.2% of state total
Total Employment1,9810.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$72586.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare4729.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare43021.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled3220.0% of county businesses
Most Employees General freight trucking long-distance804.0% of county employees



Newton County Arkansas

Total Businesses980.1% of state total
Total Employment6570.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$42350.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare2222.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade10315.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled1313.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Services for the elderly and disabled9814.9% of county employees



Ouachita County Arkansas

Total Businesses6140.7% of state total
Total Employment5,1610.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$65577.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare18730.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade97018.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled13822.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4548.8% of county employees



Perry County Arkansas

Total Businesses1250.1% of state total
Total Employment8000.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$60571.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare3124.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade14418.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled1512.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places708.8% of county employees



Phillips County Arkansas

Total Businesses7250.8% of state total
Total Employment4,2150.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$60471.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate7.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare32044.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare1,09726.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled26937.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Elementary and secondary schools3017.1% of county employees



Pike County Arkansas

Total Businesses2350.3% of state total
Total Employment1,9890.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$57968.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade3615.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing36018.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled177.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Sawmills and wood preservation1959.8% of county employees



Poinsett County Arkansas

Total Businesses4730.5% of state total
Total Employment4,0190.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$70383.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare10021.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare83820.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled5511.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3107.7% of county employees



Polk County Arkansas

Total Businesses4620.5% of state total
Total Employment4,7180.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$59971.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare8718.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,24026.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled398.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3727.9% of county employees



Pope County Arkansas

Total Businesses1,7652.0% of state total
Total Employment21,9532.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$77692.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare32918.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing4,33019.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled1407.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2,25210.3% of county employees



Prairie County Arkansas

Total Businesses2360.3% of state total
Total Employment1,1800.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$64776.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare5523.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare26522.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled4117.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Aquaculture524.4% of county employees



Pulaski County Arkansas

Total Businesses13,91516.1% of state total
Total Employment198,44719.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$897106.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare2,31816.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare37,10818.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places8596.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places17,6258.9% of county employees



Randolph County Arkansas

Total Businesses3600.4% of state total
Total Employment4,2790.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$59971.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare6417.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,29930.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled267.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Offices of physicians1012.4% of county employees



Saline County Arkansas

Total Businesses1,9742.3% of state total
Total Employment20,2622.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$65978.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare30915.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare4,42921.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1346.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3,01614.9% of county employees



Scott County Arkansas

Total Businesses1650.2% of state total
Total Employment2,4530.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$55666.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare4326.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,26151.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled2716.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1245.1% of county employees



Searcy County Arkansas

Total Businesses1470.2% of state total
Total Employment1,1530.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$47055.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare4027.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare35330.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled2315.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places13111.4% of county employees



Sebastian County Arkansas

Total Businesses3,5884.2% of state total
Total Employment58,4925.8% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$79194.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare55615.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing11,85120.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places2577.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places5,1168.7% of county employees



Sevier County Arkansas

Total Businesses2860.3% of state total
Total Employment3,7290.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$61172.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade6221.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade66117.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled248.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Commercial banking1012.7% of county employees



Sharp County Arkansas

Total Businesses3620.4% of state total
Total Employment2,9440.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$56066.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare8724.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade66122.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled339.1% of county businesses
Most Employees General merchandise stores including warehouse clubs and supercenters2879.7% of county employees



St. Francis County Arkansas

Total Businesses6830.8% of state total
Total Employment5,5060.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$60872.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare25236.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade1,05919.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled19228.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4738.6% of county employees



Stone County Arkansas

Total Businesses2480.3% of state total
Total Employment2,0390.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$53063.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade5221.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade51825.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled197.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places27713.6% of county employees



Union County Arkansas

Total Businesses1,2391.4% of state total
Total Employment15,0941.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$940111.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare28723.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing3,02320.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled16613.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,0186.7% of county employees



Van Buren County Arkansas

Total Businesses3310.4% of state total
Total Employment2,8870.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$68281.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare6118.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade60521.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled257.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2308.0% of county employees



Washington County Arkansas

Total Businesses5,8216.7% of state total
Total Employment88,7328.8% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$875104.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade78313.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare14,71716.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places4307.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places9,35710.5% of county employees



White County Arkansas

Total Businesses1,7232.0% of state total
Total Employment20,4732.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$69883.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare30617.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare4,39421.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled1257.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2,23710.9% of county employees



Woodruff County Arkansas

Total Businesses1880.2% of state total
Total Employment1,2830.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$69282.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare6132.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare25019.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled3920.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places685.3% of county employees



Yell County Arkansas

Total Businesses3710.4% of state total
Total Employment5,2530.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$56767.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare10628.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,42646.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled6718.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Nursing care facilities skilled nursing3045.8% of county employees






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About the Writer

This page was created and is maintained by Kurt Tietjen, Founder of Stavera, High Peak Media & HomeGearWorks.com. Kurt is an executive, data scientist and software engineer who holds an MBA in Management Information Systems. In 2010, he partnered with scientists at Northwestern University to launch The Street Wire. This was one of the first mainstream uses of what would become “Narrative Science”, an artificial intelligence platform specializing in natural language generation. You can contact Kurt on LinkedIn here.