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TOP 25 EMPLOYERS LIST


LAUREL/JONES COUNTY TOP 25 EMPLOYERS LIST

July 2016

  1. Howard Industries(All four divisions)  – 3500
    Transformer/Transport/Ballast/PC
  2. South Central Regional Medical Ctr. – 1918
    Healthcare
  3. Ellisville State School* – 1390
    Healthcare
  4. Jones County Schools* – 1142
    Education
  5. Sanderson Farms* – 912
    Poultry Processing
  6. Masonite – 564
    Manufacturing
  7. Laurel School District – 528
    Education
  8. Jones County* – 510
    Government
  9. Sawmill Square Mall – 450
    Retail
  10. Wayne Farms – 416
    Poultry Processing
  11. Jones County Junior College* – 415
    Education
  12. M. I. I. D.* – 415
    Packaging & Assembly (MS Industries for Individuals with Disabilities)
  13. Wal-Mart – 392
    Retail
  14. Southern Hens* – 390
    Poultry Processing
  15. City of Laurel – 319
    Government
  16. Dunn Roadbuilders – 165
    Construction
  17. Thermo-Kool Mid-South Industries – 161
    Industry
  18. Lowe’s Home Improvement – 130
    Retail
  19. Morgan Brothers Millwork – 130
    Manufacturing
  20. Care Center of Laurel – 123
    Healthcare
  21. Laurel Machine & Foundry – 122
    Manufacturing
  22. The Essmeuller Company – 122
    Manufacturing
  23. Tanner Construction – 110
    Construction
  24. West Quality Food Service – 101
    KFC Franchise
  25. Burroughs Companies – 100
    Industry
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