What kind of jobs are there in St. Louis, MO?
Health care is the dominant employment sector in St. Louis, led by the major hospitals Barnes-Jewish Hospital, SSM Health and Mercy Hospital St. Louis. Other major employers include Boeing, aerospace and defense manufacturing, and Washington University in St. Louis and Saint Louis University.
St. Louis' unemployment rate is below the national average, and locals earn an annual average salary that's slightly lower than in other major metro areas.
Job Market Index
Index Score: 6.9 /10
St. Louis has a less healthy job market than similarly sized metro areas.
Average Annual Salary
Unemployment Rate 2018
0.5% lower than national average