Benton County

Benton County is a certified Work Ready Community that is actively engaged in maintaining their status.
Status History:

Certified: Aug 2018

Maintained 1: Jun 2020

Official ACT Work Ready Communities Certified badge superscript of a grey circle with the letter I in the middle of it

60%

of maintaining goals completed

chart showing 60% of maintaining goals completed for the county

Benton County

ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate [NCRC]

Workforce Total
NCRC
Bronze
NCRC
Silver
NCRC
Gold
NCRC
Platinum
NCRC
Emerging High School 109 20 66 23 0
College 47 5 34 8 0
Current Private 124 16 82 26 0
Public 31 4 20 7 0
Transitioning Adult Education + 0 + 0 0
Unemployed 384 61 255 68 0
Recent Veteran 0 0 0 0 0
Workforce category not identified 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 697 106 459 132 0

The table above is a detailed breakdown of the same ACT WorkKeys NCRC data presented in the upper right box on this page and represents ACT WorkKeys NCRCs earned or improved throughout the community. All ACT WorkKeys NCRC data is updated monthly.

+ Value less than 4

Employers in Benton County recognize or recommend the ACT WorkKeys NCRC