Chandler and Gilbert are home to some of the Valley’s biggest employers in the healthcare, technology, and construction industries. The already steady job base continues to grow, making both cities a great place to call home for a long time to come. Check out the comprehensive breakdown below of each city’s top industries and employers.

Chandler Unemployment:3 Total Employed 140,789 Unemployment Rate 4.2%

Gilbert Unemployment:4 Total Employed 128,365 Unemployment Rate 3.9%

Occupation by Population5


Management, business, finance 16.36%
Engineering, computers, science   1.82%
Healthcare practitioners and technology 23.64%
Healthcare support 9.09%
Food preparation, serving  7.27%
Building maintenance 5.46%
Personal care 7.27%
Sales, office, administrative support 3.64%
Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair 14.55%
Production, transportation, material moving 10.91%


Management, business, finance 10.96%
Engineering, computers, science    2.81%
Healthcare practitioners and technology  5.78%
Healthcare support 4.16%
Food preparation, serving  5.76%
Building maintenance 6.94%
Personal care 2.57%
Sales, office, administrative support 24.87%
Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair 8.18%
Production, transportation, material moving 14.71%

Planned Growth Areas6

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