The jobless rate in the county was 5.7 percent in June.
About 5,000 jobs have been added in Snohomish County from July 2012 to July 2013. The county's unemployment rate a year ago was 8.6 percent.
The construction sector added 700 positions from June to July. That segment has added 1,400 jobs from July 2012 to July 2013.
Manufacturers in the county added 300 positions from June to July. The county's service-providers added 500 jobs for the month as well.
MORE HBJ HEADLINES
Before the robots rise up, they’ll make pizza U.S. rig count down 3 this week to 421 GM plans $290 million investment in Corvette plant United, flight attendants near tentative deal on new contract Atlas rocket launches for 1st time since March grounding Bellingham launches inspections of rental properties