Manufacturing Output and Firms
Total Manufacturing Output ($billions, 2021)
(Percent share of total gross state product)
Manufacturing Firms in Washington (2019)
Manufacturers in Washington account for 8.60% of the total output in the state, employing 7.73% of the workforce. Total output from manufacturing was $63.29 billion in 2021. In addition, there were an average of 268,000 manufacturing employees in Washington in December 2021, with an average annual compensation of $97,634.15 in 2021.
Sources: U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis and the U.S. Census Bureau
Manufacturers help to drive the Washington economy, with $33.37 billion in manufactured goods exports in 2021.
Sources: International Trade Administration, U.S. Census Bureau