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STATE OF MANUFACTURING – Alabama Manufacturing

by Joe Jackson

Marketing & Events Assistant, PMPA

Published January 1, 2024

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Fabricated Metal Products Manufacturing is a subsector of manufacturing that makes critical goods from metal components.

Precision Turned Products Manufacturing is a subsector of fabricated metal product manufacturing that makes the components that MAKE IT WORK!



Alabama Manufacturing
NAICS 31-33

Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing

Precision Turned Product Manufacturing
NAICS 332721


Manufacturing Is Productivity –16.21% of the Alabama total output (GDP)

Manufacturing Builds Businesses –3,695 manufacturing establishments in the state of Alabama.

Manufacturing Creates Jobs – 13.11% of all Alabama employees are in the manufacturing sector. (270,000 employees)

Manufacturing produces for Alabama!

  • Manufacturing is the second largest GDP Producer in Alabama.
  • Fabricated metals make up 15% of the manufacturing sector in Alabama.

Alabama is a great place for a career in manufacturing

  • Manufacturing jobs pay on average 30% over the average job in Alabama. (according to
  • Alabama’s top cities for manufacturing jobs are Birmingham, Huntsville and Montgomery, collectively combining over 70,000 jobs.


Sources NAMorg, lndustrySelectcom, US Census,
Data selected to show relative values. May not be directly comparable due to differences in sampling, analysis, or date obtained






Joe Jackson

Marketing & Events Assistant, PMPA

Email: gro.apmp@noskcajj — Website: