Shuffle of El Dorado County Top Employers
Of the top 15 employers, Health care is the largest segment with 4,859 jobs, or 41% of the 11,817 listed.
The second largest segment is Government with 3,606, or 31% of the listed jobs.
Third is Entertainment with 2,374 jobs, or 20% of the listed jobs.
Fourth is Goods & Services with 978 jobs, or 9% of the listed jobs.
The county of El Dorado has fallen from #1 to #4 in less then five years. The Red Hawk Casino has remained the number two employer since it opened almost five years ago.
2012 Levels #a
#1 Blue Shield of California with 1,830, accounting for 4.1 percent of the total county employment in El Dorado county.
#2 Red Hawk Casino is second with 1,350 employees and 3.02 percent of the total county employment.
#3 Marshall Medical Center is third with 1,232 employees
#4 El Dorado County government used to be the top employer, but it is now fourth with 1,200 employees.
#5 Barton Healthcare Systems at South Lake Tahoe is fifth with 947 employees.
#6 DST Output in El Dorado Hills is sixth with 850 employees.
#7 Sierra-at-Tahoe ski resort is seventh with 730 employees.
#8 The state of California, which employs 648 here.
#9 El Dorado County Superintendent of Schools’ Office of Education employs 600.
#10 Home Depot, which employs 553.
#11 El Dorado Union High School District is 11th with 536 employees.
#12 Roebelin Construction of El Dorado Hills with 425 employees.
#13 Lake Tahoe Unified School District is 13th with 400 employees.
#14 Camp Richardson Resort with 294 employees.
#15 El Dorado Irrigation District with 222 employees, accounting for 0.5 percent of the total county employment (In 2003 EID had 262 employees and was ranked 11th).
#a Data from EID Annual Audit Chart #25