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

Wal-Mart Distribution Center in Bedford County

  1.  Wal-Mart 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 

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.