Manufacturing is the biggest industry in Bradley County and represents about 18.5% of the county’s workforce. The industry has seen a 33% increase in the area since 2010, which represents over 45,000 new jobs. With an average yearly salary of about $45,855.00 across all related jobs and the option of earning a degree without student loan debt, manufacturing offers a lucrative career path. Bradley County is home to many educational and employment opportunities in manufacturing and related industries and the county boasts over 30 production facilities, including plants from 13 Fortune 500 companies.
The State of Manufacturing in Bradley County