County Employers

“We were welcomed and we were blessed to end up with an excellent workforce.”   – Sam Pratt, CEO, Rockland Manufacturing Co.

Bedford County’s Top 20 Employers

  1. Walmart Store Associates
  2. New Enterprise Stone & Lime Co.
  3. Pennsylvania State Government
  4. Kennametal, Inc.
  5. UPMC Bedford Memorial 
  6. Omni Bedford Springs Resort & Spa
  7. Recreational Equipment, Inc. (REI)
  8. Truckstops of America Gateway Travel
  9. Bedford Area School District
  10. Chestnut Ridge School District
  11. Bedford Reinforced Plastics, Inc.
  12. Everett Area School District
  13. Tussey Mountain School District
  14. Rockland Manufacturing Company
  15. Bedford County Commissioners
  16. Central Pennsylvania Homecare, LLC
  17. Aerotek, Inc.
  18. Northern Bedford Co. School District
  19. SAC, Inc.
  20. Ruggieri Enterprises

Source: Bedford County Chamber 2015

Walmart distribution center, Bedford

A listing of the top employers is only part of the picture of the county’s expanding economy. Bedford County — with its historic small towns, lovely viewscapes, variety of recreational opportunities and mountains — attracts visitors who spend more than $60 million in the county each year. Plus, the county has a strong agricultural base, with farm income of more than $100 million annually.