Spencer County has a conscientious, productive workforce.  This is reflected in low unemployment insurance rates and low worker's compensation insurance premium rates.


Labor Force

208,080 (30 mile radius) includes Daviess County, KY.


Recruiting Workers

The State of Indiana provides employment services. Avenues for recruiting your workforce include:

  • Grow Southwest Indiana Workforce Board
    Encourages the continual enhancement of the available workforce while assisting employers in identifying trained workers who are qualified for specific tasks.
  • WorkKeys
    Administered through the Indiana Department of Workforce Development as a part of the Energize Indiana plan, the WorkKeys program provides job profiling and worker assessments to help meet employment needs.