Specialized Manufacturing in St. Petersburg is rapidly growing, generating $843 million in annual exports and employing the second most manufacturing employees in the state of Florida. Electronics manufacturing and medical devices manufacturing are specifically concentrated in the City.

Jabil, electronics manufacturing firm headquartered in St. Petersburg, is the largest company in the Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater metro area. Jabil serves its global clientele from its home in The Sunshine City like other high-growth manufacturing firms including Lantmannen UnibakeHT Global Circuits, and PlasmaTherm.

A Sample of Top Specialized Manufacturing Companies
in St. Petersburg, FL


Talent & Degree Programs


University of South Florida
— St. Petersburg College
— Pinellas Technical College
— FloridaMakes
— Bay Area Manufacturers Association

Fast Facts

  • Florida is the second largest medical device manufacturer in the country
  • Average sector wage of $86,899 is 190 % higher than the average county wave
  • St. Petersburg is a Florida leader of bare printed circuit board manufacturing and semiconductor machinery manufacturing.