Alabama Employment Data by County

County with the Most Businesses: Jefferson County Alabama, 17,973
County with the Most Employees: Jefferson County Alabama, 286,479
County with Highest Average Hourly Wage: Washington County Alabama, $1,359
County with Highest Unemployment Rate: Wilcox County Alabama, 9.8%



Autauga County Alabama

Total Businesses8070.7% of state total
Total Employment8,2460.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$71179.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade14518.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade1,67020.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places617.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,25515.2% of county employees



Baldwin County Alabama

Total Businesses5,9184.9% of state total
Total Employment62,6063.9% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$66374.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade1,03517.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Accommodation and food services13,75622.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places4798.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places11,03017.6% of county employees



Barbour County Alabama

Total Businesses4980.4% of state total
Total Employment6,4210.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$67675.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade9018.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,36436.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places448.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places5648.8% of county employees



Bibb County Alabama

Total Businesses3110.3% of state total
Total Employment2,8450.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$79188.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade5317.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Construction65022.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Private households227.1% of county businesses
Most Employees General merchandise stores including warehouse clubs and supercenters1886.6% of county employees



Blount County Alabama

Total Businesses7070.6% of state total
Total Employment6,4090.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$65172.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade13118.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,22919.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places436.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places69910.9% of county employees



Bullock County Alabama

Total Businesses1200.1% of state total
Total Employment2,3350.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$62369.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade2218.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing75132.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Private households75.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places612.6% of county employees



Butler County Alabama

Total Businesses4470.4% of state total
Total Employment5,7740.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$63671.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade9922.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,41124.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places337.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places64911.2% of county employees



Calhoun County Alabama

Total Businesses2,3712.0% of state total
Total Employment32,5342.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$68176.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade44818.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing6,47819.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1938.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4,25113.1% of county employees



Chambers County Alabama

Total Businesses5160.4% of state total
Total Employment6,5170.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$69978.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade10520.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,17333.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places519.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Motor vehicle metal stamping82112.6% of county employees



Cherokee County Alabama

Total Businesses3590.3% of state total
Total Employment3,7620.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$64271.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade7721.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing99926.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places246.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Gasoline stations with convenience stores1353.6% of county employees



Chilton County Alabama

Total Businesses7130.6% of state total
Total Employment7,4930.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$70979.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade14420.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,94325.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places476.6% of county businesses
Most Employees General merchandise stores including warehouse clubs and supercenters3775.0% of county employees



Choctaw County Alabama

Total Businesses2500.2% of state total
Total Employment2,9540.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$958107.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade4518.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade42214.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places145.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Logging1896.4% of county employees



Clarke County Alabama

Total Businesses5870.5% of state total
Total Employment6,2940.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$74483.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate7.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade12721.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,60825.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places467.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places6249.9% of county employees



Clay County Alabama

Total Businesses1780.1% of state total
Total Employment3,1480.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$65072.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade3519.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,08066.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Logging126.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Supermarkets and other grocery stores1033.3% of county employees



Cleburne County Alabama

Total Businesses1660.1% of state total
Total Employment1,3760.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$895100.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade4225.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade31823.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Gasoline stations with convenience stores106.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Gasoline stations with convenience stores634.6% of county employees



Coffee County Alabama

Total Businesses1,0060.8% of state total
Total Employment13,1040.8% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$62670.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade18718.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing3,36825.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places828.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,48111.3% of county employees



Colbert County Alabama

Total Businesses1,2121.0% of state total
Total Employment19,2771.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$81090.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade22618.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing6,56134.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places826.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,6458.5% of county employees



Conecuh County Alabama

Total Businesses2180.2% of state total
Total Employment2,6930.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$67175.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade3817.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Transport and warehousing54320.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Logging219.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places29611.0% of county employees



Coosa County Alabama

Total Businesses910.1% of state total
Total Employment1,0350.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$73582.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade1920.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing57655.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Gasoline stations with convenience stores1011.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Private households40.4% of county employees



Covington County Alabama

Total Businesses8240.7% of state total
Total Employment10,3850.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$68376.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade18122.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,39123.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places495.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Offices of physicians2522.4% of county employees



Crenshaw County Alabama

Total Businesses2190.2% of state total
Total Employment3,0990.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$67074.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade3214.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,17137.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Logging167.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Logging1183.8% of county employees



Cullman County Alabama

Total Businesses1,7371.4% of state total
Total Employment24,4461.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$73382.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade34419.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing5,61323.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1247.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2,49610.2% of county employees



Dale County Alabama

Total Businesses7660.6% of state total
Total Employment11,7480.7% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$1,025114.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade13117.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing3,95233.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places658.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places9167.8% of county employees



Dallas County Alabama

Total Businesses7480.6% of state total
Total Employment9,9460.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$71279.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate7.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade15620.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,92729.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places445.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places7427.5% of county employees



DeKalb County Alabama

Total Businesses1,0780.9% of state total
Total Employment17,7501.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$69377.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade23321.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing6,25735.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places847.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Nursing care facilities skilled nursing5583.1% of county employees



Elmore County Alabama

Total Businesses1,2861.1% of state total
Total Employment15,3421.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$65072.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade23118.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade3,76424.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1169.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2,48116.2% of county employees



Escambia County Alabama

Total Businesses7720.6% of state total
Total Employment8,8100.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$72781.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade17422.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,05423.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places547.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Sawmills and wood preservation4124.7% of county employees



Etowah County Alabama

Total Businesses1,9191.6% of state total
Total Employment31,0311.9% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$68576.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade38420.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing5,50617.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1568.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3,28410.6% of county employees



Fayette County Alabama

Total Businesses3000.2% of state total
Total Employment2,8590.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$61969.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade5518.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing90531.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places227.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places32211.3% of county employees



Franklin County Alabama

Total Businesses5230.4% of state total
Total Employment8,6150.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$65973.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade9818.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing4,55352.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places448.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places6497.5% of county employees



Geneva County Alabama

Total Businesses4360.4% of state total
Total Employment3,4910.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$62369.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade9221.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade74021.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places255.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Support activities for crop production1975.6% of county employees



Greene County Alabama

Total Businesses1220.1% of state total
Total Employment1,1320.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$66774.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Other services2923.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing46541.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Private households2419.7% of county businesses
Most Employees General merchandise stores including warehouse clubs and supercenters292.6% of county employees



Hale County Alabama

Total Businesses2340.2% of state total
Total Employment1,8640.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$70078.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade4619.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing52128.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Private households229.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1789.5% of county employees



Henry County Alabama

Total Businesses2960.2% of state total
Total Employment2,5630.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$82892.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade4515.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing37014.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places217.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2168.4% of county employees



Houston County Alabama

Total Businesses2,8182.3% of state total
Total Employment39,3942.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$76785.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade56720.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade7,99220.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places2117.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4,55911.6% of county employees



Jackson County Alabama

Total Businesses8680.7% of state total
Total Employment12,6830.8% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$66274.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade18120.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing5,40442.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places657.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Fiber yarn and thread mills6895.4% of county employees



Jefferson County Alabama

Total Businesses17,97314.9% of state total
Total Employment286,47917.9% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$1,040116.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade2,77015.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare49,07417.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1,2436.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places25,6789.0% of county employees



Lamar County Alabama

Total Businesses2350.2% of state total
Total Employment2,9040.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$73782.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade4217.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,18940.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places166.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1736.0% of county employees



Lauderdale County Alabama

Total Businesses2,0091.7% of state total
Total Employment24,9001.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$63170.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade40019.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade5,10120.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1557.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3,53014.2% of county employees



Lawrence County Alabama

Total Businesses3850.3% of state total
Total Employment3,4530.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$62670.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade8221.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade79323.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places348.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places51614.9% of county employees



Lee County Alabama

Total Businesses2,9862.5% of state total
Total Employment43,1552.7% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$65573.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade50116.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Accommodation and food services7,68117.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places2809.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places6,18914.3% of county employees



Limestone County Alabama

Total Businesses1,3821.1% of state total
Total Employment16,8041.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$82792.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade25218.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing3,72122.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places997.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Supermarkets and other grocery stores4242.5% of county employees



Lowndes County Alabama

Total Businesses1310.1% of state total
Total Employment1,8040.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$940105.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate7.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade2317.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing91450.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Gasoline stations with convenience stores86.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Private households70.4% of county employees



Macon County Alabama

Total Businesses1810.1% of state total
Total Employment2,2400.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$56463.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade4726.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade45220.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Gasoline stations with convenience stores137.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Supermarkets and other grocery stores1074.8% of county employees



Madison County Alabama

Total Businesses9,2417.7% of state total
Total Employment153,6489.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$1,026114.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Professional services1,76019.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Professional services32,25721.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places6687.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places15,2069.9% of county employees



Marengo County Alabama

Total Businesses4580.4% of state total
Total Employment5,5490.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$77186.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade10222.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,39125.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places286.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Sawmills and wood preservation2284.1% of county employees



Marion County Alabama

Total Businesses5610.5% of state total
Total Employment8,3970.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$64972.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade10719.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing3,39540.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places468.2% of county businesses
Most Employees All other wood product manufacturing7759.2% of county employees



Marshall County Alabama

Total Businesses1,9131.6% of state total
Total Employment30,4441.9% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$65873.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade41721.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing11,71238.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1608.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Animal slaughtering and processing6,85122.5% of county employees



Mobile County Alabama

Total Businesses9,7898.1% of state total
Total Employment145,9209.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$89199.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade1,58716.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare23,61616.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places6606.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places13,3319.1% of county employees



Monroe County Alabama

Total Businesses3890.3% of state total
Total Employment4,7190.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$83693.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade9123.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,14224.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places225.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3387.2% of county employees



Montgomery County Alabama

Total Businesses5,9704.9% of state total
Total Employment96,8156.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$81791.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade94615.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing13,33413.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places4126.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places8,5898.9% of county employees



Morgan County Alabama

Total Businesses2,6532.2% of state total
Total Employment40,3602.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$84995.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade46117.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing11,79129.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1857.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3,9699.8% of county employees



Perry County Alabama

Total Businesses1260.1% of state total
Total Employment1,6290.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$58165.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade3023.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing48930.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Gasoline stations with convenience stores86.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places633.9% of county employees



Pickens County Alabama

Total Businesses2900.2% of state total
Total Employment2,5960.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$66073.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade5418.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing83432.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Private households3010.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Sawmills and wood preservation40015.4% of county employees



Pike County Alabama

Total Businesses6460.5% of state total
Total Employment11,2330.7% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$72681.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade13721.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,60823.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places578.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,13210.1% of county employees



Randolph County Alabama

Total Businesses3420.3% of state total
Total Employment3,6770.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$61068.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade8023.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,16231.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Gasoline stations with convenience stores226.4% of county businesses
Most Employees General merchandise stores including warehouse clubs and supercenters2607.1% of county employees



Russell County Alabama

Total Businesses8320.7% of state total
Total Employment11,1670.7% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$70178.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade15618.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,93026.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places779.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,40212.6% of county employees



Shelby County Alabama

Total Businesses5,6454.7% of state total
Total Employment76,3084.8% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$1,016113.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate2.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Professional services73813.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade10,67714.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places3446.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places7,3479.6% of county employees



St. Clair County Alabama

Total Businesses1,4031.2% of state total
Total Employment16,7501.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$70378.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade23917.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing3,59821.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1208.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2,18913.1% of county employees



Sumter County Alabama

Total Businesses1920.2% of state total
Total Employment1,8390.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$69677.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade4322.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing35819.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Gasoline stations with convenience stores189.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Gasoline stations with convenience stores1327.2% of county employees



Talladega County Alabama

Total Businesses1,2401.0% of state total
Total Employment24,3571.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$898100.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade25520.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing8,97136.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1048.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,6096.6% of county employees



Tallapoosa County Alabama

Total Businesses7740.6% of state total
Total Employment11,2800.7% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$64371.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade15520.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,71824.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places506.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places8687.7% of county employees



Tuscaloosa County Alabama

Total Businesses4,4223.7% of state total
Total Employment70,3914.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$80790.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade75117.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing15,23221.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places3397.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places8,36611.9% of county employees



Walker County Alabama

Total Businesses1,2631.0% of state total
Total Employment14,8620.9% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$71580.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade27621.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade3,22721.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places836.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,81212.2% of county employees



Washington County Alabama

Total Businesses2090.2% of state total
Total Employment2,6480.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$1,359152.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Agriculture and forestry3114.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing96336.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Logging2512.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Logging1796.8% of county employees



Wilcox County Alabama

Total Businesses1890.2% of state total
Total Employment2,0450.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$899100.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate9.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade4021.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing87342.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Logging147.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Logging884.3% of county employees



Winston County Alabama

Total Businesses4360.4% of state total
Total Employment6,5780.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$67976.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade9020.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing3,42252.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places266.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Nursing care facilities skilled nursing3535.4% of county employees






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About the Writer

This page was created and is maintained by Kurt Tietjen, Founder of Stavera, High Peak Media & HomeGearWorks.com. Kurt is an executive, data scientist and software engineer who holds an MBA in Management Information Systems. In 2010, he partnered with scientists at Northwestern University to launch The Street Wire. This was one of the first mainstream uses of what would become “Narrative Science”, an artificial intelligence platform specializing in natural language generation. You can contact Kurt on LinkedIn here.