Alabama

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Alabama

Alabama's retail employees could fill the Crimson Tide's football stadium six times.

Retail is the nation's largest private sector employer driving the U.S. economy and creating jobs in the communities around the country. Retail is everywhere - especially in Alabama. Here is a quick look at retail's impact. Download the full report here. 

Alabama retail by the numbers

590,620
Jobs Supported by Retail
57,667
Retail Establishments
$30.7 (b)
Total GDP Impact
428,748
Direct Retail Employment
$10,729 (m)
Direct Labor Income
$17,020 (m)
Direct Impact on GDP

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Retail jobs in Alabama

December 13, 2018
Specialist, Store Protection - Ross Stores, INC - Birmingham, AL
December 13, 2018
Specialist, Store Protection - Ross Stores, INC - Birmingham, AL
December 13, 2018
Specialist, Store Protection - Ross Stores, INC - Trussville, AL
December 13, 2018
Specialist, Store Protection - Ross Stores, INC - Mobile, AL

The report, The Economic Impact of the U.S. Retail Industry is underwritten by American Express.

Source: All data comes from the PwC report, The Economic Impact of the U.S. Retail Industry, except where otherwise noted.

The retail industry is defined as including retail, food services and drinking places.
Unless otherwise noted, the total impact statistics combine the industry’s direct, indirect and induced impacts. Employment is defined as the number of payroll and self-employed jobs, including part-time jobs. Labor income is defined as annual wages and salaries and benefits as well as proprietors’ income. An establishment is a single physical location at which business is conducted. A business may consist of more than one establishment.