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. Omni Bedford Springs Resort & Spa
  5. Kennametal, Inc.
  6. UPMC Bedford Memorial 
  7. Recreational Equipment, Inc. (REI)
  8. Bedford Area School District
  9. Chestnut Ridge School District
  10. Truckstops of America Gateway Travel
  11. Everett Area School District
  12. Rockland Manufacturing Company
  13. Bedford Reinforced Plastics, Inc.
  14. Bedford County Commissioners
  15. Tussey Mountain School District
  16. Aerotek, Inc.
  17. Ruggieri Enterprises
  18. Northern Bedford Co. School District
  19. SAC, Inc.
  20. Fab-Tech, Inc.

Source: Bedford County Chamber 2016

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.