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Louisiana

There are more Louisiana retail jobs than visitors to the New Orleans Jazz Fest.

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 Louisiana. Here is a quick look at retail's impact. Download the full report here. 

Louisiana retail by the numbers

603,007
Jobs Supported by Retail
57,249
Retail Establishments
$37 (b)
Total GDP Impact
434,207
Direct Retail Employment
$11,673 (m)
Direct Labor Income
$18,589 (m)
Direct Impact on GDP

Retail jobs in Louisiana

March 25, 2019
Manager Trainee - Tractor Supply Company - Scott, LA
March 23, 2019
Cashier - Dick's Sporting Goods - Metairie, LA
March 23, 2019
Merchandise and Service Coordinator-Regal Court Shopping Center - Ulta Beauty - , LA
March 23, 2019
Loss Prevention Detective - New Orleans, LA - TJX Companies, Inc. - New Orleans, LA

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.