The FINANCIAL — Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) announced plans to open its first fulfillment center in
“We are proud to be bringing our newest
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“Now more than ever, jobs like these are critical to Missourians and our economy,” said
On top of Amazon’s industry-leading minimum
- Since 2010,
Amazonhas created more than 4,500 jobs in Missouriand invested more than $780 millionacross the state, including infrastructure and compensation to our employees.
- Amazon’s investments have contributed more than
$685 millionin GDP to the Missourieconomy and have helped create over 3,000 indirect jobs on top of Amazon’s direct hires – from jobs in construction and logistics to professional services.
- More than 24,500 small and medium businesses and independent authors in
Missouriare selling to customers in Amazon’s store, creating thousands of additional jobs across the state.