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Largest Private Employers in the Columbus Region

See a list of the largest private companies employing the most workers overall and the largest employers by industry in the Columbus Region. 

All Sectors

 

RANK COMPANY FTE
1 JPMorgan Chase & Co. 20,475
2 Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company 12,433
3 Honda of America Mfg., Inc. 10,701
4 L Brands, Inc. 7,100
5 Huntington Bancshares Incorporated  5,500
6 Cardinal Health, Inc. 4,318
7 American Electric Power 3,578
8 PNC Financial Services Group 3,000
9 Abercrombie & Fitch Co. 2,650
10 Express Scripts Holding Company 2,650
11 Alliance Data Retail Systems 2,374
12 Whirlpool Corporation 2,344
13 Exel Inc. 2,190
14 Discover Financial Services, Inc. 2,082
15 TS TECH Co., Ltd. 2,078
16 Eddie Bauer 2,069
17 Abbott Nutrition 2,055
18 State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company 1,950
19 Verizon Communications 1,886
20 Battelle 1,803
21 Time Warner Cable Inc. 1,779
22 Emerson Network Power 1,720
23 Safelite Group, Inc. 1,688
24 Teleperformance 1,682
25 Worthington Industries, Inc. 1,645
Source: Columbus 2020; Columbus Business First, Book of Lists 2014; Local Economic Development Agencies

 



Headquarters and Business Services

Companies headquartered in the Columbus Region are bold

COMPANY INDUSTRY FTE FORTUNE 1000 RANK
JPMorgan Chase & Co. Financal and Insurance 20,475 18
Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company Finance and Insurance 12,433 91
L Brands, Inc. Retail and Apparel 7,100 263
Huntington Bancshares Incorporated Finance and Insurance 5,500 756
Cardinal Health, Inc. Healthcare 4,318 22
American Electric Power Utilities 3,578 186
Alliance Data Retail Services Information Technology; Big Data 3,100 571 (Alliance Data Systems Corporation)
PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. Finance and Insurance 3,000 172
Abercrombie & Fitch Co. Retail and Apparel 2,650 594
Express Scripts Holding Company Healthcare 2,650 20
Discover Financial Services, Inc. Finance and Insurance 2,082 296
State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company Finance and Insurance 1,950 41
Verizon Communications Telecommunications 1,886 16
Time Warner Cable Inc. Telecommunications 1,779 102
Emerson Network Power Utilities 1,720 121 (Emerson Electric Co.)
Safelite Group, Inc. Business Services 1,688 Foreign-owned
Worthington Industries, Inc. Manufacturing 1,645 807
The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company Manufacturing 1,301 768
NetJets Business Services 1,300 5 (Berkshire Hathaway)
Aetna Finance and Insurance 1,245 57
Columbia Gas of Ohio Utilities 1,209 448 (NiSource)
UnitedHealthcare Finance and Insurance 1,200 14 (UnitedHealth Group)
Big Lots, Inc. Retail and Apparel 1,075 473
Citi Fund Services Ohio, Inc. Finance and Insurance 1,015 26 (Citigroup)
CenturyLink Telecommunications 1,013 158
Source: Columbus 2020; Columbus Business First, Book of Lists 2014; Local Economic Development Agencies

 



Manufacturing


COMPANY OPERATIONS FTE
Honda of America Mfg., Inc. Automotive 10,701
Whirlpool Corporation Appliances 2,344
TS TECH Co., Ltd. Automotive 2,078
Abbott Nutrition Food and Beverage 2,055
Emerson Network Power Utilities 1,720
Worthington Industries, Inc. Steel 1,645
Boehringer Ingelheim Roxane Laboratories Pharmaceuticals 1,350
The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company Lawn Care Products 1,301
Ariel Corporation Energy 1,265
EveryWare Global, Inc. Glass 1,250
Commercial Vehicle Group Automotive 1,125
Owens Corning Corporation Building Products 1,011
Stanley Electric US Co., Inc. Automotive 972
Siemens AG Energy 950
Lancaster Colony Corporation Food and Beverage 877
Mars Petcare Pet Care 836
Mettler-Toledo International Inc. Precision Instruments 810
Anomatic Corporation Anodized Aluminum 800
Cardington Yutaka Technologies, Inc. Automotive 725
Columbus Castings Steel 700
AGC Glass Company North America, Inc. Automotive 692
Jefferson Industries Corporation Automotive 679
Anheuser-Busch Companies, Inc. Food and Beverage 640
Parker Hannifin Machinery 636
Silver Line Building Products, LLC Building Products 600
Source: Columbus 2020; Columbus Business First, Book of Lists 2014; Local Economic Development Agencies



Logistics


COMPANY OPERATIONS FTE
L Brands, Inc. Retail and Apparel 7,100
Cardinal Health, Inc. Healthcare 4,318
Defense Supply Center Columbus Military 3,000
Abercrombie & Fitch Co. Retail and Apparel 2,650
Exel Inc. Logistics Provider 2,190
Eddie Bauer  Retail and Apparel 2,069
Thirty-One Gifts LLC Retail and Apparel 1,796
United Parcel Services, Inc. Logistics Provider 1,623
Midwest Express Group Automotive 1,183
Big Lots, Inc. Retail and Apparel 860
Ascena Retail Group, Inc. Retail and Apparel 850
FedEx Corporation Logistics Provider 844
Mars Petcare Pet Care 836
McGraw-Hill Education Publishing 825
Express, Inc. Retail and Apparel 800
DSW Inc. Retail and Apparel 726
zulily, inc. Retail and Apparel 679
Anheuser-Busch Companies, Inc. Food and Beverage 640
Harry and David Food and Beverage 624
Sears Brands, LLC Retail and Apparel 600
Target Brands, Inc. Retail and Apparel 600
American Showa, Inc. Automotive 550
G&J Pepsi-Cola Bottling Co. Food and Beverage 550
Manheim Automotive 550
Nexeo Solutions Chemicals and Plastics 550
Source: Columbus 2020; Columbus Business First, Book of Lists 2014; Local Economic Development Agencies



Science and Technology


COMPANY OPERATIONS FTE
Honda of America Mfg., Inc. Automotive R&D 10,701
Alliance Data Retail Services Information Technology; Big Data 3,100
Abbott Nutrition Bioscience and Biotechnology 2,055
Battelle Research and Development 1,803
CAS (Chemical Abstracts Service) Research and Development 1,500
Boehringer Ingelheim Roxane Laboratories Bioscience and Biotechnology 1,350
The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company Research and Development 1,301
AT&T Inc. Information Technology; Telecommunications 1,000
CenturyLink Information Technology; Telecommunications 1,013
Ashland Inc. Bioscience and Biotechnology 971
Mettler-Toledo International Inc. Precision Instruments 810
OCLC (Online Computer Library Center, Inc.) Information Technology 724
IBM Information Technology; Big Data 671
Frontier Communications Information Technology; Telecommunications 597
Alcatel-Lucent Information Technology; Telecommunications 580
DuPont Bioscience and Biotechnology 570
Hexion Inc. Bioscience and Biotechnology 535
ICC (Information Control Company) Information Technology; Big Data 510
DISH Network L.L.C. Information Technology; Telecommunications 499
Accenture LLP Information Technology; Consulting 490
The Boeing Company Aerospace and Aviation 425
Nestle USA Food and Beverage R&D 405
Transportation Research Center, Inc. Automotive R&D 400
LabCorp Bioscience and Biotechnology 390
PharmaForce, Inc. Bioscience and Biotechnology 250
Source: Columbus 2020; Columbus Business First, Book of Lists 2014; Local Economic Development Agencies



International Business


COMPANY SECTOR HEADQUARTERS FTE
Honda of America Mfg., Inc. Manufacturing Japan 10,701
Exel Inc. Logistics Germany 2,190
TS TECH Co., Ltd. Manufacturing Japan 2,078
Safelite Group, Inc. Business Services Belgium 1,688
Teleperformance Business Services France 1,682
Boehringer Ingelheim Roxane Laboratories Manufacturing Germany 1,350
Midwest Express Group Manufacturing Japan 1,183
Stanley Electric US Co., Inc. Manufacturing Japan 972
Siemens AG Manufacturing Germany 950
Cardington Yutaka Technology, Inc. Manufacturing Japan 725
AGC Flat Glass North America Manufacturing Japan 692
Jefferson Industries Corporation Manufacturing Japan 679
Anheuser-Busch Companies, Inc. Manufacturing Belgium 644
Alcatel-Lucent Science and Technology France 580
American SHOWA Inc. Manufacturing Japan 550
BMW Financial Services LLC Business Services Germany 537
Accenture PLC Business Services Ireland 490
Associated Hygienic Products Manufacturing Canada 463
Keihin North America, Inc. Manufacturing Japan 425
Nestle USA Science and Technology Switzerland 405
Sandvik Hyperion Manufacturing Sweden 400
Daido Metal Co., Ltd. Manufacturing Japan 375
NEX Transport Inc. Logistics Japan 375
FT Precision, Inc. Manufacturing Japan 365
Sogeti Science and Technology France 340
Source: Columbus 2020; Columbus Business First, Book of Lists 2014; Local Economic Development Agencies

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