Business and Economy in Scottsdale, AZ
Being a great place to live also means being a great place to work. A thriving economy helps the tax base (so there’s more money for city improvements) and helps a city attract and retain talent. The economy in Scottsdale is lead by the General Medical and Surgical Hospitals industry which accounts for 3.4% of the jobs in the area. Other top employment sectors include Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools, Supermarkets and Other Grocery , and Corporate, Subsidiary, and Regional Managing Offices. The unemployment in Maricopa County, where Scottsdale is located is 16%.