Arkansas

The Capitol building in Little Rock, Arkansas.

Arkansas

Arkansas is home to the world's largest retail company

Retail is the nation's largest private sector employer driving the U.S. economy and creating jobs in the communities around the country. Retail is everywhere - especially in Arkansas. Here is a quick look at retail's impact. Download the full report here. 

Arkansas retail by the numbers

352,944
Jobs Supported by Retail
35,435
Retail Establishments
$18.4 (b)
Total GDP Impact
252,283
Direct Retail Employment
$6,335 (m)
Direct Labor Income
$28,624 (m)
Direct Impact on GDP

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Retail jobs in Arkansas

December 15, 2018
Merchandise and Service Coordinator-Spring Creek Centre - Ulta Beauty - AR
December 15, 2018
TM Receiver - Tractor Supply Company - Benton, AR
December 13, 2018
Specialist, Store Protection - Ross Stores, INC - Conway, AR
December 13, 2018
Specialist, Store Protection - Ross Stores, INC - Little Rock, AR

The report, The Economic Impact of the U.S. Retail Industry is underwritten by American Express.

Source: All data comes from the PwC report, The Economic Impact of the U.S. Retail Industry, except where otherwise noted.

The retail industry is defined as including retail, food services and drinking places.
Unless otherwise noted, the total impact statistics combine the industry’s direct, indirect and induced impacts. Employment is defined as the number of payroll and self-employed jobs, including part-time jobs. Labor income is defined as annual wages and salaries and benefits as well as proprietors’ income. An establishment is a single physical location at which business is conducted. A business may consist of more than one establishment.