Business and Economy in Gillette, WY
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 Gillette is led by the Bituminous Coal and Lignite Surface Mining industry, which accounts for 20.8% of the jobs in the area. Other top employment sectors include Site Preparation Contractors, Support Activities for Oil and Gas Operations, and Drilling Oil and Gas Wells.