Green Economy Jobs Report

The Green Economy Jobs Report provides a complete overview of private- and public-sector green jobs in Washington state. Topics include education and experience requirements, necessary job skills and industries with green jobs.

The Green Economy Jobs Report is a comprehensive look at statewide private- and public-sector green jobs. We produce the report in accordance with the state’s Evergreen Jobs Act (RCW 43.330.370). 

What is a green job?

Green jobs promote environmental protection and clean energy by:

  • Increasing energy efficiency.
  • Producing renewable energy.
  • Preventing and reducing environmental pollution.
  • Providing mitigation or cleanup of environmental pollution.
What is the data source of the report?

We survey firms in private- and public-sector industries. We use data from the survey results to build estimates presented in the report.

How often is the green economy jobs report published?

Every two years.

Current Green jobs report. Earlier reports can be found in the report library.