March 2020 — Labor Market Intelligence Center
Manufacturing is the 7th largest sector in DFW, coming in just after IT and before construction. There is a much higher demand for manufacturing in DFW than other parts of the country, ranking 3rd as a top hiring region, after Los Angeles and Chicago.Source: Burning Glass & JobsEQ 2019, Q3
Risk of automation is middle of the road, much like other industries.Source: Emsi 2020, Q1 & McKinsey Global Institute
Source: Burning Glass & JobsEQ 2019, Q3
Source: Burning Glass
Source: Emsi 2020, Q1
Prestige Ameritech, based in Fort Worth, is the largest manufacturer of surgical masks in the U.S. During the COVID-19 outbreak, the company switched to only providing to hospitals.
Mountain View: 161
North Lake: 7
Mountain View: 186
Mountain View: 183
Contact Ben Magill, executive director, Labor Market Intelligence Center.