Manufacturing Output and Firms
Total Manufacturing Output ($billions, 2021)
(Percent share of total gross state product)
Manufacturing Firms in Mississippi (2019)
Manufacturers in Mississippi account for 14.67% of the total output in the state, employing 12.64% of the workforce. Total output from manufacturing was $20.13 billion in 2021. In addition, there were an average of 145,000 manufacturing employees in Mississippi in December 2021, with an average annual compensation of $67,966.62 in 2021.
Sources: U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis and the U.S. Census Bureau
Manufacturers help to drive the Mississippi economy, with $11.95 billion in manufactured goods exports in 2021.
Sources: International Trade Administration, U.S. Census Bureau