Workforce Data for West Valley City, Utah

The highly-skilled and educated workforce in West Valley City — Utah’s second largest city — is ready for the tech, life science, manufacturing, finance, and logistics jobs burgeoning in Utah’s growing economy. The workforce is a satisfied one, too, enjoying short commutes and  affordable housing against the breathtaking backdrop of the Wasatch and Oquirrh mountain ranges. 
 

Workforce

Total Businesses

2,675

Total Employed

53,349

Workers 16+

67,821

2021 Retail Trade Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

458

Employed

8,075

2021 Transportation/Warehouse

cp-industries

Businesses

74

Employed

5,641

2021 Construction Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

208

Employed

4,580

2021 Prof/Scientific/Tech Service

cp-industries

Businesses

195

Employed

4,560

2021 Accommodation/Food Service

cp-industries

Businesses

224

Employed

4,471

2021 Manufacturing Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

173

Employed

4,115

Some
High School

7,861

Graduated
High School

26,322

Associates
Degree

7,272

Bachelor's
Degree

10,298

Graduate
Degree

3,252

Average Commute Time

22 min.



Resident Commuters

63,602

Non-Resident Commuters

3,989

Drive Alone

52,172

Carpooled

10,166

Public

1,803

Work At Home

2,423