Major Employers

More than a few large organizations have already realized the benefits of operating a business in Jackson County, Mississippi. Below is a list of some of our top employers.

Listing updated 06/2021, PDF updated 06/2021


EmployerType of OperationEmployees
AZZ Galvanizing Galvanizing, Coating, and Dipping of Metals 30
Accu-Fab & Construction, Inc. Manufacturing/Steel Tanks 80
Action Printing Center Printing Services 6
Air Masters Mechanical, Inc. Residential/Commercial H&A 55
American Baitworks Fishing Bait & Lures Manufacturing 65
AT&T Technical Support Inbound Call Center Communications 369
Baber's, Inc. Rent to Own 35
Bailey Milworks & Speciality Products building and structural materials 25
B&D Plastics Dual-laminate vessels; custom industrial storage tanks 45
Belk Department Store Retail 54
Bienville Orthopedic Specialists Healthcare Services 90
Blossman Gas, Inc. Propane Gas Supplier 75
Burns Oil Co., Inc. Pretroleum Services 100
Century Bank Financial Institution 20
ChemPro Services Professional Lawn Care 6
Chevron Pascagoula Refinery Petroleum Refining 1,600 FT 2,000 CON
The Citizens Bank Financial Institution 45
City of Gautier Government 200
City of Moss Point Government 195
City of Ocean Springs Government 211
City of Pascagoula Government 275
Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated Bottling 68
Coldwell Banker Alfonso Realty Real Estate 20
Coldwell Banker Smith Homes Realty Real Estate 15
Collier Welding & Fabrication Co, Inc Fabricated Structural Metal 8
Comfort Inn The Hotel Accommodations 23
Community Bank - Gulf Coast Financial Institution 22
Compton Engineering Engineering Consultants 16
Descher Organization (McDonald's) Fast Food Restaurants 380
Dixie Rubber & Belting Co., Inc. Rubber tubes and belting 12
The Durbin Group (PTSI) Pharmaceutical Exports 26
Estabrook Motors Auto Dealer 70
F&S Moving and Storage, Inc. Moving & Storage 27
Fast Flow Pumps Manufacturing Hydraulic Equipment 10
Ferson Technologies, Inc. Manufacturing/Optical Components 18
First Federal Savings & Loan Assoc. Financial Institution 55
Fletcher Construction Co., Inc. Construction 30
Goodgames, Inc. Printing Services 10
Gulf Coast Canteen Vending Services 26
Gulf LNG Clean Energy (A Kinder-Morgan Co) Liquid Natural Gas Import Facility 40
Halter Marine, Inc. Manufacturing/Shipbuilding 903
Hampton Inn Hotel Accommodations 22
Hancock Bank Financial Institution 95
Hilton Garden Inn Hotel Accommodations 67
Hotard Coaches, Inc. Tour Bus Company 16
Industrial Crane Services Fabricated Structural Metal 45
Ingalls Shipbuilding Manufacturing/Shipbuilding 11,300
Jackson County Health Department Public Health 35
Jackson County Port Authority Port Services 35
Jackson County School District Education 1,350
Jackson County, Mississippi Government 775
Jamestown Metal Metal Fabrication 140
Jerry Lee's Gautier & Pascagoula Supermarkets 192
Keesler Federal Credit Union Financial Institution 34
Knights Marine & Industrial Services Shipbuilding & Repairing 130
Liqui-Chem, Inc. Professional Lawn Care 8
Lowe's - Gautier Retail 150
Lowe's - Pascagoula Retail 138
L.P Enterprise Products Natural Gas Refining 27
M.M. Flechas Shipyard Co., Inc. Ship building and repair 7
Mallette Brothers Construction, Inc. Concrete Construction 59
Merchants & Marine Bank Financial Institution 135
Micro-Methods Laboratory, Inc. Environmental Testing 20
Mississipp Gulf Coast Community College Education 190
Mississippi Export Railroad Transportation 38
Mississippi Power Company Utility 280
Moss Point School District Education 350
Navigator Credit Union Financial Institution 106
NOAA Southeast Fisheries Science Center Land, Mineral, Wildlife & Forest Conservation 88
Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems Unmanned Aircraft Manufacturing 80
Northrop Grumman Electronic Systems Electronic Components & Software 45
Ocean Springs School District Education 750
Omega Protein, Inc. Fish Processing 200
Orion Engineering, Inc. Engineering Services 13
Pascagoula School District Education 1,300
Pascagoula Sheet Metal Works, Inc. Sheet Metalwork 19
PEMCO Marine Hardware Mfg 27
Petro (Coast) Chevrolet Cadillac Auto Dealer 35
PFG Precision Optics, Inc. Precision Optical Components 66
Precision Products, Inc. Metal Fabrication 41
R.F. Ederer Co., Inc. Manufacturing/Twine & Netting 20
Regions Bank Financial Institution 10
Rolls Royce Naval Marine Marine Propellers Manufacturing 39
Rouse's Ocean Springs Supermarkets 135
S.W. Krebs Woodworking Co. Cabinet Maker 5
Serco, Inc. Engineering Services 134
Shearwater Pottery, Ltd. Pottery Products 9
Signet Maritime Corp. Logistics & Shipbuilding 90
Singing River Electric Cooperative Utilities 78
Singing River Federal Credit Union Financial Institution 50
Singing River Health System Healthcare Services 2,300
Singing River Services Rehabilitation Services 15
South Coast Architectural Woodworking, Inc. Wood Kitchen Cabinets 25
South Mississippi Surgeons, PA Healthcare Services 45
Sparklight Cable/Fiber Optic Service 110
STEHMO Oil Rig Retrofit and Repair 115
Sulfur Operations Support, Inc. Fabrication for Oil & Gas Industry 21
Sunplex Subacute Center Long Term Elder & Rehab Care 37
Sunrise Network Solutions Fiber Optics Cabling Installation 100
Superior Optical Labs, Inc. Eye Glass Lenses Manufacturing 50
SUPSHIP, Conversion & Repair, USN Government 400
Tab Industries Industrial Supplies 9
Tindall Corporation Concrete Products & Manufacturing 120
US Joiner, LLC (Trident Marine) Heavy Construction 130
USM Gulf Coast Research Lab Marine Science Research 205
Wal-Mart - Ocean Springs Retail 430
Wal-Mart - Pascagoula Retail 420
Wayne Lees Grocery & Market Supermarkets 85
Williams Machine Works, Inc. Metal Fabrication 23
Winn Dixie Supermarket Supermarkets 95
YMCA Recreational Family Services 139

Halter Marine awarded fifth Navy berthing barge

Pascagoula, Miss., July 30, 2021 – Halter Marine, a company of ST Engineering North America, has been awarded a contract option for the U.S. Navy’s fifth Auxiliary Personnel

$6.7M grant goes for runway improvements

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sens. Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) and Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.), and Rep. Steven Palazzo (R-Miss.) today announced the


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