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Greater Spokane Incorporated: Spokane’s economy is the most diverse in the region and supports the growth and expansion of multiple industries and employers.Spokane is the economic, financial and service capital of the Inland Northwest. The area's economy is the most diverse in the region and supports the growth and expansion of multiple industries and employers. Because of its location, Spokane has been Washington state’s primary inland distribution center and transportation hub since 1881.

In Spokane, Fairchild Air Force Base is one of the region's largest employers. Other top employers span the education, health care, and government sectors.

 

 

 

 

Top Employers
Company NameFull-Time EmployeesBusiness Activity
Fairchild Air Force Base 4,578 Military
State of Washington 4,226 Government
Spokane Public Schools 3,368 Education
Spokane County 2,004 Government
City of Spokane 1,926 Government
Central Valley School District 1,430 Education
Community Colleges of Spokane
1,225 Education
Eastern Washington University 1,184 Education
Mead School District No. 354
1,018 Education
Mann-Grandstaff VA Medical Center
898 Medical
US Postal Service 800 Government
Eastern State Hospital 724 Medical
Spokane Transit Authority 528 Transit
West Valley School District 499 Education
Washington State University 490 Education

Source: Journal of Business - 2015 Book of Lists