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    Dedicated Workforce & Standard of Excellence

Frederick County draws from a skilled workforce that is nurtured at all levels. Labor supply for Frederick County is drawn from a 45-mile radius across 10 counties in Virginia, Maryland and West Virginia. The total labor supply is more than 370,000 professionals, 90.2% of which are high school graduates (or higher); 38.4% hold an associate's degree or higher.



The Frederick County Economic Development Authority’s market-leading Career Pathways program is a workforce development partnership poised to groom next-gen talent and ensure our business outfits can tap into a skilled and motivated talent pool.



Our workforce enjoys livability. Find Your Place Here, a quality of life publication, provides a visual guide to the area’s numerous perks.