Labor & Education

A diverse labor force is available in the Xenia, Ohio, USA, and Greene County area. Recent information received from the Ohio Department of Jobs and Family Services (ODJFS) indicates there are approximately 4,200 skilled, semi-skilled, and clerical personnel available in Greene County. This number increases significantly when including a 15-20 mile radius of Xenia.

The area labor force has a reputation for high productivity, craftsmanship, and reliability. With Xenia's location in a high-tech center, and close proximity to many colleges, universities, and career training centers; a substantial portion of the area labor force is well-educated and highly skilled. A contact with area companies will confirm the high quality of the labor force in the Xenia and Greene County area.

The Xenia office of the ODJFS and the Greene County Workforce Development Training Center is a state-of-the-art employment assistance facility and is available to assist in the recruitment, testing, screening and placement, and training of potential job applicants. For more information regarding the available Employer Services, see Greene County's website, call them at the numbers listed below, or contact the City of Xenia's Development Department.
Greene County Workforce Development
581 Ledbetter Road
Xenia, Ohio 45385
Phone: 937-562-6565 or 937-426-8334
June 

2019 - Ohio Labor Market Information

   


Civilian Labor Force Estimates

    
Area 
Labor Force 
Employment 
Unemployment 
Unemployment Rate 
Greene County 
82,968 79,626 3,342 4.0% 
Xenia 
11,550
10,978
572 5.0%


July 

2019  - Ohio Labor Market Information

   


Civilian Labor Force Estimates

    
Area 
Labor Force 
Employment 
Unemployment 
Unemployment Rate 
Greene County 
83,657 80,061 3,596 4.3% 
Xenia 
11,635
11,038
597 5.1%

August 

2019 (Preliminary) - Ohio Labor Market Information

   


Civilian Labor Force Estimates

    
Area 
Labor Force 
Employment 
Unemployment 
Unemployment Rate 
Greene County 
83,339 79,993 3,346 4.0% 
Xenia 
11,588
11,029
559 4.8%


Labor market information from US Bureau of Labor Statistics 

Wage Rates


While wage rates may vary depending on the specific job classification, in general wage rates in the Xenia, Ohio area will be in the following ranges:
  • Unskilled: $7.70 to $8.50 per hour
  • Semi-skilled: $8.00 to $12.00 per hour
  • Skilled: $12.00 per hour and higher
Hourly wage rate information is available from the ODJFS for specific job classifications.