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What's in Walla Walla's Wallet? Economic study reveals wine industry creating significant impact

May 30, 2019

According to the research, the Walla Walla wine industry, directly or indirectly, supported 2,484 wine and tourism jobs in 2018 - nearly 10% of all employed Walla Walla County residents - and accounted for labor income of $114 million, an average of $45,894 in annual income per worker. In all, the report estimates the industry generated some $430 million in business sales and injected $17.4 million in tax revenues into local government coffers.