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STATE OF MANUFACTURING – Texas Manufacturing

by Joe Jackson

Marketing & Events Assistant, PMPA

Published June 1, 2023

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!



Texas Manufacturing
NAICS 31-33

Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing

Precision Turned Product Manufacturing
NACIS 332721


Manufacturing Is Productivity – 11.91% of Texas total output (GDP)

Manufacturing Builds Businesses –17,720 manufacturing establishments in the state of Texas.

Manufacturing Creates Jobs – Jobs: 6.86% of all Texas employees are in the manufacturing sector. (897,000 employees)

On average, each manufacturing job created provides 5 additional jobs in Texas.


Manufacturing produces for TEXAS!

  • Texas manufacturing accounts for one-tenth of all manufacturing dollars generated in America.
  • Manufacturing is the third largest GDP producer in Texas
  • Fabricated metals is the second largest manufacturing sector in Texas.
  • Manufacturing plays a significant role in Texas’s reign as the nation’s #1 exporting state for more than 20 years.


Texas is a great place for a career in manufacturing

  • Manufacturing jobs pay on average 39% over the average job in Texas. (according to


Sources:, US Census,,,

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


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Joe Jackson

Marketing & Events Assistant, PMPA

Email: gro.apmp@noskcajj — Website: