Jobs in Scarborough

Major Employers in Scarborough include:

Hannaford Brothers 1,000+
US Postal Service 550-600
Maine Medical Center 350-400
Wal-Mart 350-400
Cabela’s 300-350
Piper Shores 200-250
NorDX 200-250
Alere 200-250

Largest Private Employers in Cumberland County (4th Quarter 2014)

  • Maine Medical Center  (6,501 – 7,000 jobs)
  • L.L. Bean Inc. (5,001 – 5,500)
  • UNUM Provident (3,001 – 3,500)
  • Hannaford (2,501 – 3,000)
  • Mercy Hospital (1,500 – 2,000)
  • Walmart/Sam’s Club (1,001 – 1,500)
  • Bowdoin College (1,001 -1,500)
  • TD Bank  (1,100 – 1,500)
  • Mid Coast Hospital (1,100 – 1,500)
  • IDEXX Laboratories (1,001 – 1,500)
  • IDEXX Distribution (501 -1,000)
  • IDEXX Operations (501 – 1,000)
  • Goodwill (501 – 1,000)
  • Shaws (501 – 1,000)
  • Attendant Services (501 – 1,000)
  • Martins Point Healthcare (501 – 1,000)
  • Family Practice Center (501 – 1,000)
  • WEX  (501 – 1,000)
  • Intermed (501 – 1,000)
  • Fairchild Semiconductor (501 – 1,000)
  • St Josephs College (501 – 1,000)
  • Spurwink Services (501 -1,000)
  • Tyler Technologies (501 – 1,000)
  • SOURCE: Maine Department of Labor, Center for Workforce, Research and Information

Total Jobs in Scarborough

Scarborough Cumberland Maine US
2004 13,888 192,969 695,170 146,137,655
2005 14,333 192,683 691,400 148,634,658
2006 14,543 195,753 699,994 151,222,878
2007 14,961 196,809 701,416 152,642,524
2008 15,075 196,611 697,685 151,729,695
2009 14,767 190,793 676,839 145,594,456
2010 14,588 189,281 669,710 144,565,212
2011 14,830 191,454 669,890 146,213,052
2012 15,203 193,138 672,034 148,412,497
2013 15,365 193,830 672,708 150,645,641
Change 1,477 861 (22,462) 4,507,986
% Change 11% 0% (3%) 3%

Total Jobs by NAICS Categories

Health Care and Social Assistance 2,776
Retail Trade 2,533
Manufacturing 1,806
Construction 1,170
Accommodation and Food Services 1,132
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services 1,005
Wholesale Trade 977
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services 849
Other Services (except Public Administration) 692
Transportation and Warehousing 541
Management of Companies and Enterprises 460
Finance and Insurance 393
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation 367
Government 288
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 205
Information 96
Educational Services (Private) 48
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 18

 

Health Care and Social Assistance
The Health Care and Social Assistance sector provides 2,776 jobs in Scarborough. Most of these jobs are linked to Ambulatory Health Care Services with 1,772 jobs. Others are classified under Nursing and Residential Care Facilities with 560 jobs and Social Assistance with 444 jobs.

Scarborough is a host to a growing number of dynamic companies under this category including Maine Health. Under the Maine Health umbrella comes the Maine Medical Center Research Institute, Center for Cancer Medicine, Surgery Center and NorDx Laboratory. Piper Shores recognized as one of the best places to retire in Maine, offers access to higher levels care and comfort with senior living arrangements and options unmatched by any other Maine retirement community.

Retail Trade
This sector comprises two main types of retailers: store and non-store retailers. In Scarborough, retail trade is listed as the second largest sector with 2533 jobs. Some of these jobs are found in subsectors such as General Merchandise Stores with 787 jobs; Sporting Goods, Hobby, Book, and Music Stores 447; food and beverage stores 436 jobs or Building Material and Garden Equipment and Supplies Dealers 198 jobs.

Scarborough’s retail trade sector represent Cabela’s, a retail store offering quality outdoor merchandise and entertainment attraction featuring a décor of museum-quality animal displays, huge aquariums and trophy animals interacting in realistic re-creations of their natural habitats as well as Wal-Mart, Hannaford and many other smaller but vibrant stores such as Cheese & Iron or Kitchen & Cork.

Manufacturing
The Manufacturing sector includes establishments engaged in the mechanical, physical, or chemical transformation of materials, substances, or components into new products. In Scarborough nearly 75% of manufacturing jobs are concentrated around Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing (1332 jobs). Other major subsectors that are listed in this category are Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing with 193 jobs and Wood Product Manufacturing with 97 jobs.

In this sector Scarborough is a host to companies such as Alere, Maine Molecular Quality Controls, Fluid Imaging, Rich Technology and many others.

 

Median Earnings by Industry
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