Chamber Champions:
           Berger & Company CPA’s,   Hamilton Farms,  &  Piro Trading International

Employment & Industry

Top Twenty Turlock Employers                

1,722 - Foster Farms, Poultry Processor                                 

1,455 - Emanuel Medical Center, Healthcare Facility                 

1,451 - Turlock Unified School District, School District             

998 - CSU Stanislaus, Public University                               

473 - TID, Water & Electric Utility                                       

347 - City of Turlock, City Government                                
324 - Wal-Mart, Retailer                                                    

235 - Target, Retailer                                                        

215 - Costco, Retailer                                                       

215 - Mid-Valley Dairy, Dairy Products                                 

201 - Home Depot, Retailer                                                

135 - Lowe’s, Retailer                                                       

133 - Sensient, Dehydrated Spices & Vegetables                   

133 - SaveMart, Retailer                                                    

130 - MedicAlert Foundation, Medical Identification Services  

120 - Safewat, Retailer                                                       

120 - SupHerb Farms, Fresh Frozen Vegetables & Herbs        

115 - Raley’s, Retailer                                                        

108 - Evergreen Packaging, Packaging Producer                    

105 - Dairy Farmers of America, Cheese Production               

Source: The Alliance Figures reflect peak seasonal numbers and may include estimates                        

 

Turlock’s 2011 Labor Force Averages

28,600 - Civilian Labor Force        

24,900 - Employed                           

3,700 - Unemployed                    

12.9% - Unemployment Rate    

Source: California Employment Development Department

 

Stanislaus County Median Hourly Wages            

$15.98 - Median Wage, All Occupations                                                 

$34.35 - Network & Computer Systems Administrators                  

$28.48 - First-Line Supervisors of Prod'n/Operating Workers       

$22.86 - First-Line Supervisors of Office/Admin. Workers                              

$21.72 - Executive Secretaries & Administrative Assistants           

$19.83 - Truck Drivers, Heavy & Tractor Trailer                                    

$19.41 - Maintenance & Repair Workers, General                             
$18.18 - Biological Technicians                                                                    

$17.53 - Industrial Truck & Tractor Operators                                       

$15.12 - Agricultural & Food Science Technicians                                

$14.77 - Packaging & Filling Machine Operators/Tenders                

$14.09 - Office Clerks, General                                                                   

$13.73 - Team Assemblers                                                                           

$12.91 - Laborers & Freight, Stock, & Material Movers, Hand       

$10.66 - Stock Clerks & Order Fillers                                                         

$9.78 - Packers & Packagers, Hand                                                         

Source: California Employment Development Department (1st Qrt 2012) 

 

Leading Agricultural Commodities for Stanislaus County
                                            

   2009 Value     2010 Value   2011 Value
 Milk, All   462,251     598,840  766,186
 Almonds  455,600  390,498  638,320
 Chickens, All  282,424  308,041     220,080
 Cattle & Calves, All    131,076  167,329  207,649
 Walnuts  114,156  116,246  175,740
 Silage, All    75,438  107,598  156,311
 Tomatoes    121,988  147,554  91,014
 Deciduous Fruit & Nut
 (Nursery)
 77,531   71,412  58,081  
 Hay, Alfalfa     36,421  40,964  70,070
 Turkeys, All  43,239  72,050   67,240

Source: The Stanislaus County Agricultural Crop Report 

 

                                                              

                                                               

                           

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