The State of Washington is where a number of Boeing aircraft are assembled. It’s so massive, that 2 weeks ago, Boeing was the largest employer in Washington. This week, however, as the airline industry is dialing back plane orders, and more… a company that has been enjoying massive growth in the pandemic, surpassed Boeing with 80,000 workers. If you guessed Amazon, you’d be absolutely right! Amazon officially added over 400,000 employees worldwide in the largest peacetime worker mobilization in history.

In 2020, Amazon surpassed Boeing as the state’s largest private employer, usurping a title Boeing has held likely as far back as World War II. The milestone represents a tectonic…

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