Jobs That Pay Pledges To Be Created and/or Retained January 2016 - October 2016 Community and Economic Development

data.pa.gov | Last Updated 19 Jul 2017

This dataset contains summary information on proposed number of pledged jobs to be created/retained that satisfy the jobs that pay requirement (pay at least 80% or higher of the average annual wage of the county where the jobs are located) initiated by the Wolf Administration. The data collection was not available prior to January 2016.

Tags: spending, budget, jobs, payments, pledge, community, economic, dced

This dataset has the following 6 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
County Namecounty_nametextThe name of the Pennsylvania County where projects are located. Statewide projects are not specific to one county, but affects all counties.
Jobs that Pay Pledged to be Createdjobs_that_pay_create_pledgednumberThese are jobs pledged to be created, in at least 3 years, by entities receiving financial and technical assistance. The jobs will pay at least 80% or higher, of the average annual wage of the county where the jobs are located.
Jobs that Pay Pledged to be Retainedjobs_that_pay_retained_pledgednumberThese are jobs pledged to be retained for at least 3 years by entities receiving financial and technical assistance. The jobs will pay at least 80% or higher, of the average annual wage of the county where the jobs are located.
Total Jobstotal_jobs_that_paynumberSum of all Jobs
Monthfiscal_yeartextMonth of the data in the row
YearyeartextThe year that goes with the month column of the data in the row