Employers / Occupations

Brown County’s 10 Largest Establishments


(private ownership as of September 2012)
  • 3M Company
  • Avera St. Luke’s
  • Bethesda Home
  • Hub City, Inc.
  • Kessler’s Inc.
  • Midstates, Inc. Print & Media Solutions
  • Molded Fiber Glass South Dakota
  • Sanford Health
  • WalMart Super Center
  • Wyndham Hotel Group, LLC

2010 Employment Statistics for Potential Employees (Age 16+)
Aberdeen, SD
South Dakota
United States
Employment Potential
19,559
615,828
237,450,726
Civilian Total
13,231
407,164
143,186,664
Employed Civilian Males
33.94%
34.53%
32.21%
Employed Civilian Females
33.70%
31.59%
28.09%
Armed Force Males
0.04%
0.44%
0.44%
Armed Force Females
0.00%
0.09%
0.08%
Unemployed Males
2.44%
3.07%
3.63%
Unemployed Females
1.90%
1.88%
2.51%
Not in the Labor Force Males
11.08%
12.27%
13.51%
Not in the Labor Force Females
16.89%
16.14%
19.53%

2010 Employment by Industry for Civilian Population (Age 16+)
Aberdeen, SD
South Dakota
United States
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting, and Mining
1.95%
6.08%
1.49%
Construction
6.07%
6.45%
6.97%
Manufacturing
9.59%
9.54%
11.93%
Wholesale Trade
2.54%
2.88%
3.05%
Retail Trade
12.23%
10.34%
10.02%
Transportation and Warehousing, and Utilities
3.42%
5.08%
5.58%
Information
1.98%
2.07%
2.94%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, and Rental and Leasing
5.34%
7.98%
6.91%
Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative, etc.
8.59%
5.69%
10.43%
Educational, Health and Social Services
25.54%
24.84%
22.14%
Arts, Entertainment, Accommodation and Food Services, etc.
11.12%
8.83%
8.46%
Other Services
5.71%
5.45%
5.15%
Public Administration
5.93%
4.77%
4.92%