The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development's (DEED) Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages reports that in the second quarter of 2018, companies in Woodbury employed 24,481 workers, about 28 percent of the jobs in all of Washington County. The largest employment sectors in Woodbury continue to be education and health services, and trade, transportation and utilities. These two categories comprise 53 percent of jobs in the city.
With close to 1,100 employees, HealthEast is the city's largest private employer. Other major employers in the city include 3M, Assurant, EcoWater, HealthPartners, Long Term Care Group, Self Esteem Brands, Summit Orthopedics, Target.com, and Woodbury Senior Living. The city's three largest retail centers are Woodbury Village, Tamarack Village and Woodbury Lakes.
Employment in Woodbury
Data is recorded for the second quarter of each year.
|NAICS Industry Title||2016||2017||2018||2018
|Total, all industries||23,033||23,699||24,826||87,611|
|Education and Health Services||6,657||6,290||6,675||20,002|
|Trade, Transportation and Utilities||5,775||6,154||6,426||20,199|
|Leisure and Hospitality||3,623||3,666||3,786||11,847|
|Professional and Business Services||2,453||2,370||2,344||7,699|