Largest Employers


Employer No. Employed
Hobbs Municipal Schools 1,460
City of Hobbs 500
Nor-Lea Hospital 478
New Mexico Junior College 410
Walmart SuperCenter 387
Lea Regional Medical Center 340
Lea County 330
Ferguson Construction Company 330
McDonald’s Restaurant 250
GEO Lea County Correctional Facility 247
Zia Racetrack & Black Gold Casino 237
Occidental Permian 200
URENCO/National Enrichment Facility 200
Albertson’s Groceries 180
Lin-Mar Inc. 176
Miracle Home Health Care 168
D&D Pipeline Construction 160
RMS Foods Inc. 150
Lowe’s 125
Hobbs Healthcare Center 121
Home Depot 120
University of the Southwest 120
Nova Mud 110

Source: EDCLC – updated 7/2016