skilled workers are within a 30-60 minute commute to Pike County.
of Pike County residents have earned an associate’s degree or higher.
Our workers are ready for new jobs and industry to come to our area so they can once again enjoy higher wages closer to home. With our Southwest Indiana Megasite, Opportunity Zone and fantastic tax incentives, Pike County is the place to locate your business.
Elmer Buchta Technology Center
The Elmer Buchta Technology Center, located in Petersburg, is a state-of-the-art facility for businesses and individuals looking to make their mark in Pike County.
If you are an employer looking for employees, Buchta Tech can work with you to build the training tools and the talent pipeline you need.
If you are an individual ready to invest in yourself, Buchta Tech can help match you with the best training program to fit your skills.
Major Employers in Pike County
You’re in good company in Pike County. With employers like Indy Power & Light and White Stallion leading the ranks in terms of employees, there’s plenty of room for growth.
Check out the table below for more a more in-depth look at the top employers in Pike County.
|Company||Location||Number of Employees|
|Indianapolis Power and Light||Petersburg||360|
|Elmer Buchta Trucking Inc||Otwell||167|
|Pike County School Corporation||Petersburg||134|
|Golden Living Center||Petersburg||76|
|Trilogy Health Service||Petersburg||72|
|Pike County Area Rehab Center||Petersburg||70|
|Four Star Fabricators||Petersburg||50|
|Sisson Steel Corporation||Winslow||30|
|Stella Jones Corp.||Winslow||19|
|Median family income in 2021 (ACS)||$75,322|
|Median Household income in 2021 (ACS)||$57,283|
|Average wage per job in 2021 (BLS)||$51,423|
|Wage Growth since 2001 (BLS)||65.9%|