Education

K-12

Community College

University

Publicly Funded Training Programs
Skills development grant:
The Texas Workforce Commission information:
Job-training program providing local customized training opportunities for Texas businesses and workers to increase skill levels and wages of the Texas workforce. 

Education Attainment

Workforce

Workforce population:

  • Broken down by workforce age/numbers
  • 18-24 13.2% 19,912 (Millennial)
  • 25-34 13.4% 20,314 (Millennial)
  • 35-44 11.5% 17,456 (Gen X)
  • 45-54 14.1% 21,339 (Gen X)
  • 55-64 11% 16,706 (Baby Boomer)
  • Total population (MSA) 150,780Workforce characteristics: Total-All Industries employment: 56,505 New hires: 8,840 Separations: 9,637 Turnover: 8.9% Average annual earnings, stable jobs: $40,439 Average annual earnings, new stable jobs: $25,341 (Source: JobsEQ® 2014Q3)

The six largest industrial employers in the county:

  • Arconic: Gas turbines/Engine components. Employed, 980
  • Cryovac: Flexible packaging. Employed, 825. Established 1975
  • Work Service Corporation: Paper clips, wood products. Employed, 695. Located in Wichita Falls since1954.
  • Vitro: Flat glass manufacturing. Employed, 335. Located in Wichita Falls since 1974.
  • Ameron: Fiberglass piping systems. Employed, 243. Established 1967.
  • Tranter Inc.: Plate & Frame heat exchangers & transfer units. Employed, 161. Established 2006.

The six largest non-industrial employers in the county:

All the above, to include:

Income:

Median income: $44,543 (1,666 margin of error)
Average male salary: $43,198 (3,693)
Average female salary: 34,838 (2, 823)
(Dataset: ACS 5-year Estimate Source: Census Bureau)

Workforce Development:

Workforce Solutions:
Helps Texas employers and job seekers succeed; Workforce Solutions North Texas provides services to employers and job seekers.
Mona Statser
Mona.statser@ntxworksolutions.org
940.767.1432

Chamber of Commerce/V.P. Business Retention & Expansion:
The partnership between the business community and the BR&E program is incentive based due to the knowledge the BR&E partner has with the business community.
Travis Haggard
travis@wichitafallschamber.com
940.723.2741

Young Professionals:
Professional events to help young professionals become stronger professionally.
ypwichitafalls@gmail.com
 940.47.0512

Midwestern State University Internship Program:
Randi Roanhus
randi.roanhaus@mwsu.edu
940.397.4727