Headquarters & Back Office

Targeted Sub-Sectors

  • Corporate Headquarters
  • Back Office
  • Service Centers

Employment Data

Employed in Management of Companies and Enterprises:
  • Frederick County: 332
  • Winchester MSA (VA Portion): 1,163
  • Winchester MSA: 1,286

Workforce

 Occupation
Customer Service Reps
Bill & Account Collectors
Business Operations Specialists
Financial Managers
Information & Record Clerks
 Current  Employment* 6,361  542   2,597   1,193   604  
 Entry** $12.88  $12.69   $26.54   $37.31   $15.38  
 Experienced** $19.95   $19.42   $37.88   $82.74   $24.38  
 Mean** $17.60   $17.21   $34.09   $67.60   $21.39  

 Industry Turnover  Rate***

4.5%  
*QCEW 1Q2017 for the Frederick County Workforce Draw Area of 45 miles, employment by place of residence
**Wage data from BLS as of 2016 for the Winchester MSA - Winchester, Frederick County, Hampshire County,WV
***JobsEQ Workforce Characteristics, 4 quarters ending 1Q2016 (Management of Companies and Enterprises Industry in the Winchester MSA)

Key Advantages

Electricity

  • Competitive rates
  • State-of-the-art utilities and telecommunications infrastructure
  • Construction costs nearly 14% lower than the national average

Land

  • Priority, streamlined local building permit system
  • Construction can commence in a matter of weeks
  • Permit system parallels building schedules

Workforce

  • 4,500 business service professionals within the workforce draw area

Air Transportation

  • Three international airports within a two-hour drive
  • Be at Dulles International in just 50 minutes, serving 20 million passengers per year

Telecom

  • Robust fiber network linking major commercial and industrial centers with regional and national providers
  • Major long distance carriers include AT&T, Level 3, Verizon, and Comcast
  • Phone and data services available through AT&T, Level 4, Verizon, and Comcast, and others

Already Operating Here

 Company

Focus

Employees

Navy Federal Credit Union Contact Center 1,000+
Trex Company HQ, Back Office, Manufacturing 500-999
FEMA

Back Office

500-999
FBI Back Office 500-999
Army Corps of Engineers Back Office 250-499
American Woodmark HQ, Back Office 100-249
Valley Proteins HQ, Manufacturing 100-249
Source: VEC Employment Data, Average Employment from 2Q2017

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Economic Development Authority
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Winchester, VA 22601

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