It being a tourist destination (God?s Own Country), there are many jobs in Kerala.
Being a commercial hub and one of the major export centres in the country, there are diversified jobs in Kollam. Kollam has the largest livestock wealth in the state which has boosted dairy farming in the district to a large extent. Fishing along with its allied activities is one of the major employers of the city. Kollam is known for its fresh water fish culture, prawn farming, turkey farm and poultry farm which have given rise to plenty of employment opportunities in Kollam.