Maine economy is based on agriculture outputs as dairy products, poultry, eggs,
and wild blueberries with production of 25% of all blueberries in North America.
Main is the largest producer of blueberry in the world.
Western Maine is an important source of bottled water.
Tourism with outdoor recreation has an important and increasingly role to Maine economy as well.
Beside that Maine has a long tradition of many shipbuilding companies.
Jackson Laboratory, which is the world's largest non-profit mammalian genetic research facility is located in Main.
Jackson Laboratory is the world's largest genetically purebred mice supplier.
Average salaries in Maine are a little bit lower then the U.S. average salaries.