The hospitality industry is one of the key clusters in Southwest Alabama. This cluster employs highly-skilled workers in the region who earn on average $69,500 with a high school education or higher. Alabamians whose first job was in Hospitality and Tourism obtain an average career salary of $81,900. Hospitality and Tourism supports roughly 60,000 jobs in Southwest Alabama. Hospitality and Tourism offers many exciting careers in the areas of: Attractions, Country Clubs, Cruise Ships, Hotels, Museums, Resorts, Restaurants, Theme Parks, Travel, and more!



Browse the various jobs below within the hospitality and tourism industry.

Marketing Director
General Manager – Hotel
Pastry Chef
Restaurant Manager
Events Planner
Executive Chef


The Career Success Guides created by AlabamaWorks contains additional information about the various career clusters that tie into construction industry.