When looking at Anniston, it’s important to understand employment statistics. 13.70% of residents are unemployed in Anniston (which does not include the percentage of residents who are no longer in the labor force). Of the employed Anniston residents: 13.5% of employed residents work in the management and business field, 15.65% are in the arts and sciences field, 17.3% are in the customer service field, 23.2% are in the sales field, 0.14% work in farming, fishing, and forestry, 7.9% of employed residents work in the construction field, and 22.4% work in production. When it comes to education, the ratio of teachers to students is 1:16. The percentage of residents who have graduated high school is 75.12%, 4.90% of residents have an associate’s degree, 11.39% of residents have a bachelor’s degree, and 8.10% have a master’s degree.