Major Industries & Employers

Labor Force


January 2015


  • Civilian Labor Force - 12,531
  • Unemployed 1,225
  • Percent Unemployed 8.5%

Source


Louisiana Workforce Commission and the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Major Employers


  • Axiall Corporation
  • City of Plaquemine
  • Cora, Texas
  • Dow Chemical Company
  • Iberville Parish Council
  • Iberville Parish School Board
  • Iberville Parish Sheriff's Office
  • Shintech
  • SNF Flopam
  • Syngenta
  • Total Petrochemicals USA, Incorporated
  • Wal-Mart

Average Weekly Wage


Employment 2014 - 4th Quarter Wages


  • Administrative and Waste Services - $1,379
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting - $716
  • Construction - $1,245
  • Finance and Insurance - $807
  • Manufacturing - $1,760
  • Professional and Technical Services - $953
  • Public Administration - $729
  • Real Estate and Rental and Leasing - $972
  • Retail Trade - $461
  • Transportation and Warehousing - $1,103
  • Utilities - $1,640
  • Wholesale Trade - $1,106

Source


Louisiana Workforce Commission, Employment

Number of Firms by North American Industry Classification System (Naics) Code


The following is most of the largest industry by NAICS codes in Iberville Parish for 3rd Quarter of 2014.
NAICS
Type
Average Establishments
44-45 Retail Trade
88
23 Construction 78
54 Professional & Technical Services
58
31-33 Manufacturing 58
48-49 Transportation & Warehousing
52
92 Public Administration
51
62 Healthcare & Social Assistance
49
56 Administrative & Waste Services
46
72
Accommodation & Food Service
33
52
Finance & Insurance
37
81 Other Services, except Public Administration
33
11 Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting
30
53 Real Estate, & Rental & Leasing
29
42 Wholesale Trade
26

Source


Louisiana Workforce Commission, Employment and Wages 4th Quarter 2014