In Pierce County, we have over 24,000 establishments representing over 318,000 workers. Two out of every three establishments are micro-businesses with four or fewer employees. Over half of all workers, however, are concentrated in larger establishment (>100 employees), with nearly one out of every five workers employed with the top 24 largest establishments.
In the Industry Trends dashboard, we see two decades of employment shifts by sector. Using the controls on the upper-left we can adjust these estimates to reflect employment trend calculations, including net difference (Annual Change) vs relative difference (Annual % Change) and well as cumulative change (Total Change) and cumulative change relative to the starting year (Total % Change).