Labor & employment
As one of Colorado’s largest geographic counties, Yuma County has a strong pool of workers to draw from within its own boundary’s as well as from surrounding communities. Our workers have a diverse range of skills, ranging from agriculture, manufacturing and retail, to healthcare, sales, education and technology.
|Company||Product / Services||Employees|
|Murphy Brown of Yuma||Swine Production||192|
|Yuma District Hospital||Health Care||136|
|Hillcrest Elder Care||Health Care||112|
|Wray Community Hospital||Health Care||100|
|Pro-Health LLC||Potato Production||84|
|Five Rivers||Cattle Feeding||78|
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining||53||775|
|Finance, Insurance, & Real Estate||26||176|
|Health Care & Social Assistance||20||535|
|Industry Description||NAICS Code||Avg. Annual Wage|
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining||11||$35,865|
|Finance & Insurance||52||$47,295|
|Real Estate, Rental, and Leasing||53||$63,808|
|Professional & Technical Services||54||$28,294|
|Administrative Support and Waste Management||56||$19,629|
|Accomodation& Food Services||61||$10,623|
|Health Care Assistance||62||$26,148|
|Arts & Recreation||71||$16,484|
|Accomodation & Food Services||72||$12,376|
|Median Household Income||2013|
|State of Colorado||$58,433|
Training & Support
Continually dedicated to improving the quality of our workforce, Yuma County offers employers and current residents a wide range of workforce training services.
colorado workforce center
Offering both employers and current residents a range of employment and training services designed to increase occupational skill sets and opportunities for local residents, while offering employers customized job training programs to meet their specific needs.
Worker's Compensation Rates
Based on payroll and subject to industry type. Premiums for workers’ compensation insurance are based on the nature of the business, with each industry paying in relation to the likelihood injury.
There are approximately 600 classification codes that best describes each business. Therefore, the classification is for the overall business, not the individual occupations or operations within that business.
Premiums are based on each $100 unit of payroll.
FOR RATE INFORMATION
To get rate information for your business, please contact Pinnacol Assurance at (800) 873-7242