Largest Employers


Employer No. Employed
Hobbs Municipal Schools 1,087
Nor-Lea Hospital 484
City of Hobbs 482
Ferguson Construction Company 400
Walmart SuperCenter 386
Lea County 335
Lea Regional Medical Center 321
New Mexico Junior College 250
URENCO USA/National Enrichment Facility 240
McDonald’s Restaurant 240
GEO Lea County Correctional Facility 224
Albertson’s Market 200
Miracle Home Health Care 200
Zia Racetrack & Black Gold Casino 189
WCS 163
RMS Foods 141
Nova Mud 138
Mewbourne Oil Company 136
D&D Pipeline Construction 133
Lowe’s 130
University of the Southwest 125
Home Depot 121
Lin-Mar Inc 120

Source: EDCLC – updated 7/2017