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Logan Employment

Employment and Industries in the Logan, Utah Area

The Logan economy has a focus on healthcare, manufacturing, education, food processing and business services. Utah State University, Icon Health and Fitness, Swift Beef Company, Convergys and Logan Regional Hospital are some of the largest employers.

The leading fields of employment in the city are educational services, healthcare, manufacturing, accommodation and food services, and professional, scientific and technical services. Management, professional and related occupations (31% of the labor force). Sales and office occupations (24% of the jobs).

Noteworthy information about Logan Utah: Adult population which has earned a bachelor's degree or higher: 35%. Cost of living index in 2008: 85.9 (national average: 100). Average salary in 2009: $23,000.

Notable companies headquartered in Logan:

  • Icon Health and Fitness - Developer, manufacturer and marketer of fitness equipment
  • Campbell Scientific - Scientific instrumentation
  • New Dawn Technologies - Software development
  • Con Service - Software development
  • Cafe Ibis - Coffee roasting company
  • S&S Power - Amusement park ride manufacturer
  • Hogi Yogi - Fast food restaurant chain
  • Utah Festival Opera -
  • Gossner Foods
  • Cache Valley Brewing Company

Logan's largest employers:

  • Utah State University
  • Icon Health and Fitness
  • Cache County School District
  • Swift Beef Company
  • Convergys
  • Logan Regional Hospital
  • Logan School District
  • Moore Wallace
  • Logan City
  • Thermo-Fisher Laboratories
  • Pepperidge Farms
  • Schreiber Foods
  • Sunshine Terrace Foundation
  • Presto Products
  • Gossner Foods
  • Walmart
  • Space Dynamics Laboratory
  • Cache County
  • Huclone Laboratories
  • Weather Shield Mfg Inc

Associations offering assistance to Logan businesses include:

Those interested in staying current with the local business community may want to read the Herald Journal.

Jobs in Logan

Rank Title Total Employees Local Mean Salary (Per Year) Local Mean Salary (Per hour) National Growth % 2014-2024
1 All Occupations 53920 $39510 $18.99 100
2 Office and Administrative Support Occupations 9230 $29440 $14.15 14.8
3 Production Occupations 6580 $33060 $15.89 5.85
4 Sales and Related Occupations 5120 $30060 $14.45 10.15
5 Education, Training, and Library Occupations 4710 $55150 $26.51 6.15
6 Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations 4080 $20620 $9.92 8.3
7 Management Occupations 3060 $77510 $37.27 6.05
8 Transportation and Material Moving Occupations 2880 $34300 $16.49 6.45
9 Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations 2370 $67740 $32.57 5.75
10 Construction and Extraction Occupations 2270 $35030 $16.84 4.4
11 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 2150 $37980 $18.26 3.8
12 Retail Salespersons 2060 $25410 $12.22 3.1
13 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food 1710 $18670 $8.97 2.15
14 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 1540 $29050 $13.96 1.6
15 General and Operations Managers 1530 $65620 $31.55 1.4
16 Healthcare Support Occupations 1530 $26810 $12.89 3.05
17 Business and Financial Operations Occupations 1510 $58820 $28.28 5.05
18 Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations 1450 $25360 $12.19 3.7
19 Personal Care and Service Occupations 1430 $23750 $11.42 4.1
20 Cashiers 1420 $19010 $9.14 2.25
21 Customer Service Representatives 1350 $25550 $12.28 1.75
22 Computer and Mathematical Occupations 1280 $60540 $29.11 2.8
23 Architecture and Engineering Occupations 1200 $58860 $28.3 1.65
24 Community and Social Service Occupations 850 $38560 $18.54 1.65
25 Office Clerks, General 820 $29030 $13.96 2
26 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders 820 $33320 $16.02 0.25
27 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 790 $25290 $12.16 1.6
28 Registered Nurses 780 $59140 $28.43 1.9
29 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 730 $24800 $11.92 1.6
30 Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations 720 $55380 $26.62 0.9
31 Bill and Account Collectors 720 $24840 $11.94 0.2
32 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 650 $36990 $17.78 1.1
33 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 650 $48580 $23.36 1.2
34 Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations 630 $42200 $20.29 1.7
35 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 620 $32700 $15.72 0.3
36 Food Batchmakers 610 $27180 $13.07 0.1
37 Stock Clerks and Order Fillers 600 $22750 $10.94 1.2
38 Protective Service Occupations 590 $35970 $17.29 2.25
39 Waiters and Waitresses 570 $22980 $11.05 1.6
40 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 530 $45010 $21.64 1
41 First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 460 $49200 $23.65 0.4
42 Nursing Assistants 440 $23570 $11.33 1.05
43 Software Developers, Applications 430 $74910 $36.02 0.5
44 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 430 $34830 $16.75 0.5
45 First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 420 $36030 $17.32 1
46 Carpenters 400 $32070 $15.42 0.6
47 Accountants and Auditors 380 $65520 $31.5 0.9
48 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 380 $32580 $15.67 0.9
49 Medical Assistants 380 $29450 $14.16 0.45
50 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 370 $36800 $17.69 0.35
51 Receptionists and Information Clerks 350 $24180 $11.62 0.7
52 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 340 $49900 $23.99 1
53 Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary 340 $56030 $26.94 0.1
54 Billing and Posting Clerks 330 $27040 $13 0.35
55 Team Assemblers 320 $28120 $13.52 0.75
56 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks 310 $29530 $14.2 0.4
57 Social and Human Service Assistants 310 $25560 $12.29 0.3
58 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers 310 $25390 $12.21 0.8
59 Dental Assistants 310 $27340 $13.14 0.2
60 Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers 310 $34240 $16.46 0.6
61 Construction Laborers 300 $26160 $12.58 0.8
62 Food Preparation Workers 290 $19510 $9.38 0.6
63 Childcare Workers 280 $20470 $9.84 0.8
64 Personal Care Aides 270 $22250 $10.7 1.3
65 Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria 260 $23700 $11.39 0.3
66 First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers 250 $26790 $12.88 0.6
67 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 240 $20050 $9.64 1
68 Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers 220 $33690 $16.2 0.1
69 Recreation Workers 220 $20590 $9.9 0.3
70 Tellers 210 $25650 $12.33 0.3
71 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 200 $34240 $16.46 0.3
72 Amusement and Recreation Attendants 200 $19170 $9.22 0.2
73 Legal Occupations 190 $65510 $31.5 0.8
74 Substitute Teachers 190 $28770 $13.83 0
75 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other 190 $51700 $24.86 0.6
76 Machinists 180 $47190 $22.69 0.3
77 Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers 170 $29920 $14.39 0.1
78 Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians 170 $36360 $17.48 0.1
79 Electrical Engineers 170 $83480 $40.14 0.1
80 Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 160 $25610 $12.31 0.25
81 Maintenance Workers, Machinery 160 $44380 $21.34 0.1
82 Network and Computer Systems Administrators 160 $63900 $30.72 0.3
83 Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors 160 $46700 $22.45 0.2
84 Helpers--Production Workers 160 $23990 $11.53 0.3
85 Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 160 $25720 $12.37 0.1
86 Home Health Aides 160 $20720 $9.96 0.7
87 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 160 $57530 $27.66 0.3
88 Loan Officers 160 $58440 $28.1 0.2
89 Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 160 $41120 $19.77 0.45
90 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 160 $36000 $17.31 0.2
91 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service 150 $27460 $13.2 0.05
92 Chief Executives 150 $137890 $66.29 0.2
93 First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers 150 $51360 $24.69 0.4
94 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 150 $47570 $22.87 0.3
95 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 150 $34830 $16.74 0.2
96 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers 150 $42170 $20.27 0.2
97 Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop 150 $19140 $9.2 0.3
98 Computer User Support Specialists 150 $38220 $18.37 0.4
99 Industrial Production Managers 150 $78190 $37.59 0.1
100 Electricians 140 $43900 $21.11 0.4
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Jobs More Common Near Logan Than Most Other Cities

* Average job popularity for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Local Jobs
All Occupations 39,510 53,920
Office and Administrative Support Occupations 29,440 9,230
Production Occupations 33,060 6,580
Sales and Related Occupations 30,060 5,120
Education, Training, and Library Occupations 55,150 4,710
Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations 20,620 4,080
Management Occupations 77,510 3,060
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations 34,300 2,880
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations 67,740 2,370
Construction and Extraction Occupations 35,030 2,270
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 37,980 2,150
Retail Salespersons 25,410 2,060
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food 18,670 1,710
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 29,050 1,540
General and Operations Managers 65,620 1,530
Healthcare Support Occupations 26,810 1,530
Business and Financial Operations Occupations 58,820 1,510
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations 25,360 1,450
Personal Care and Service Occupations 23,750 1,430
Cashiers 19,010 1,420
Customer Service Representatives 25,550 1,350
Computer and Mathematical Occupations 60,540 1,280
Architecture and Engineering Occupations 58,860 1,200
Community and Social Service Occupations 38,560 850
Office Clerks, General 29,030 820
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders 33,320 820
Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 25,290 790
Registered Nurses 59,140 780
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 24,800 730
Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations 55,380 720
Bill and Account Collectors 24,840 720
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 36,990 650
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 48,580 650
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations 42,200 630
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 32,700 620
Food Batchmakers 27,180 610
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers 22,750 600
Protective Service Occupations 35,970 590
Waiters and Waitresses 22,980 570
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 45,010 530
First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 49,200 460
Nursing Assistants 23,570 440
Software Developers, Applications 74,910 430
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 34,830 430
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 36,030 420
Carpenters 32,070 400
Accountants and Auditors 65,520 380
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 32,580 380
Medical Assistants 29,450 380
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 36,800 370

Work Paying Relatively Well in the Logan, Utah Metro Area (2008 data)

* Average Salary Index for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Local Jobs
All Occupations 39,510 53,920
Office and Administrative Support Occupations 29,440 9,230
Production Occupations 33,060 6,580
Sales and Related Occupations 30,060 5,120
Education, Training, and Library Occupations 55,150 4,710
Management Occupations 77,510 3,060
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations 34,300 2,880
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations 67,740 2,370
Construction and Extraction Occupations 35,030 2,270
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 37,980 2,150
Retail Salespersons 25,410 2,060
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 29,050 1,540
General and Operations Managers 65,620 1,530
Healthcare Support Occupations 26,810 1,530
Business and Financial Operations Occupations 58,820 1,510
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations 25,360 1,450
Customer Service Representatives 25,550 1,350
Computer and Mathematical Occupations 60,540 1,280
Architecture and Engineering Occupations 58,860 1,200
Community and Social Service Occupations 38,560 850
Office Clerks, General 29,030 820
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders 33,320 820
Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 25,290 790
Registered Nurses 59,140 780
Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations 55,380 720
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 36,990 650
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 48,580 650
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations 42,200 630
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 32,700 620
Food Batchmakers 27,180 610
Protective Service Occupations 35,970 590
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 45,010 530
First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 49,200 460
Software Developers, Applications 74,910 430
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 34,830 430
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 36,030 420
Carpenters 32,070 400
Accountants and Auditors 65,520 380
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 32,580 380
Medical Assistants 29,450 380
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 36,800 370
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 49,900 340
Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary 56,030 340
Billing and Posting Clerks 27,040 330
Team Assemblers 28,120 320
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks 29,530 310
Social and Human Service Assistants 25,560 310
Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers 25,390 310
Dental Assistants 27,340 310
Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers 34,240 310

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