The workforce and talent in Contra Costa County is diverse, highly educated, equip with transferable skills, and growing. In Contra Costa County, 39% of the workforce has a bachelor’s degree or higher and 9% higher than the State's average. Over 17% have a graduate, professional or doctorate degree. It shows that education is a priority here. Overall graduation rates in Contra Costa counties surpassed the statewide average, while dropout rates fell below. Contra Costa's graduation rate climbed 0.2 percentage points to 85.9 percent and dropout rates declined from 8.2 to 8.1 percent. Here's how East Bay districts stacked up, with 2013 and 2014 graduation rates followed by 2013 and 2014 dropout rates.
Pittsburg has talent! See what our workforce can do for you!
Pittsburg, California has the workforce to fit your business needs. Pittsburg is centrally located and within a short driving distance to some of the best universities and colleges in the Bay Area which results in a job pool that is educated and ready to work for you!
Pittsburg High School Graduation
Los Medanos College Graduation