The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District remains the borough's top employer, followed by state, federal and borough government.
The biggest private employers were Peak Oilfield Services, Safeway, Fred Meyer and Agrium Inc.
According to the Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development, the borough's top 10 wage-and-salary employers and the numbers of jobs they provided from the fourth quarter of 1999 to the third quarter of 2000 were:
Kenai Peninsula Borough School District, 1,425
State of Alaska, 1,024
U.S. Government, 436
Kenai Peninsula Borough, 345
Peak Oilfield Services, 339
Central Peninsula General Hospital, 305
Fred Meyer, 244
South Peninsula Hospital, 238
Agrium Inc., 230
Wage-and-salary job tallies do not include self-employed workers such as commercial fishers or bed-and-breakfast operators.
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