What kind of jobs are there in Mobile, AL?

Aviation and aerospace, health care, manufacturing, and logistics and distribution play vital roles in Mobile's economy.  

Thanks to its seaport, Mobile has had a global focus since its founding.

Major employers in the area include Airbus aircraft production, Austal USA shipbuilding, Infirmary Health and the University of South Alabama.

Job Market Index

Index Score: 6.1 /10

How we calculate this.

Mobile has a comparable job market to similarly sized metro areas.

Average Annual Salary



Unemployment Rate 2019

of people are without a job

Unemployment Rate Over Time

Data sourced from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.