These Are The 100 Largest Companies In Alabama

We looked at over 7 million resumes to find the companies in Alabama that have the most employees.

Chris Kolmarby Chris KolmarBiggest Companies, Rankings - 3 months ago

If you live in Alabama and you’re looking for a job, you have come to the right place.

Because, sure, you can google things like ‘biggest companies in Alabama’ and get a fairly long list of companies with a lot of employees, or perhaps that have the biggest names — but here, we bring you the companies with the most current employees that are actually headquarted in Alabama.

Below, we’ll give you a complete list of Alabama’s 100 largest companies, but first, here’s a look at the top 10:

  1. Extendicare
  2. Health South Corp
  3. HealthSouth
  4. Regions Bank
  5. Alliant Techsystems
  6. AmSouth Bancorporation
  7. AM South Bancorporation
  8. Compass Bancshares Inc
  9. Colonial Banc Group Inc
  10. Rainbow USA Inc.

Extendicare comes in at the top, with more current employees than any other company in the . We’ll get to specifics in a moment; first, here’s a look at our methodology.

If you’re interested, you can read more about the Alabama job scene here:

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How we identified the biggest companies in Alabama

Here at Zippia we have developed a database of over 250,000 companies that spans the entire country.

For this report, we looked at the companies headquartered in Alabama with at least 100 employees. That left us with 174 companies.

We then ranked each company from most to least current employees to determine the biggest companies in Alabama.

As it turns out, Extendicare looks to the be the biggest company in Alabama clocking in with 37,700 employees.

Now, check out how the 100 biggest companies in Alabama ranked.

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Detailed List Of The 100 Biggest Companies In Alabama

Rank Company City Employees
1 Extendicare Dothan 37,700
2 Health South Corp Birmingham 36,500
3 HealthSouth Birmingham 36,500
4 Regions Bank Birmingham 22,166
5 Alliant Techsystems Huntsville 16,000
6 AmSouth Bancorporation Birmingham 12,000
7 AM South Bancorporation Birmingham 12,000
8 Compass Bancshares Inc Birmingham 11,647
9 Colonial Banc Group Inc Montgomery 10,000
10 Rainbow USA Inc. Brooklyn 9,300
11 BE&K Birmingham 9,000
12 The University of Alabama Tuscaloosa 8,120
13 Cooper/T. Smith Mobile 7,500
14 BL Harbert International Birmingham 7,000
15 Alabama Power Birmingham 6,552
16 Community Newspaper Holdings Montgomery 6,501
17 McWane Birmingham 6,000
18 Books-A-Million Birmingham 5,400
19 Motion IND INC Birmingham 5,200
20 Drummond Birmingham 5,100
21 EBSCO Industries Birmingham 5,000
22 Coca-Cola Bottling Company UNITED Birmingham 4,900
23 Raycom Media Montgomery 4,800
24 AAA Cooper Transportation Dothan 4,500
25 Progress Rail Services Albertville 4,055
26 Honda Mfg of Alabama Lincoln 4,000
27 Mercedes-Benz U.S. International Vance 4,000
28 Intergraph Corp Huntsville 4,000
29 Alexander Ford Boaz 3,912
30 O’Neal Steel Birmingham 3,700
31 Hibbett Sports Birmingham 3,200
32 Vulcan Materials Birmingham 3,061
33 The National Security Group Elba 3,000
34 AMERICAN Cast Iron Pipe Birmingham 3,000
35 Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama Montgomery 3,000
36 New South Federal Savings Bank Hoover 3,000
37 Protective Life Birmingham 2,719
38 Brasfield & Gorrie Birmingham 2,400
39 Buffalo Rock Birmingham 2,100
40 ADTRAN Huntsville 2,033
41 Children’s of Alabama Birmingham 1,921
42 Alabama National Bancorporation Birmingham 1,789
43 Civil Air Patrol Montgomery 1,750
44 Dynetics Huntsville 1,500
45 Infinity Insurance Birmingham 1,405
46 Integrated Medical Systems International Birmingham 1,200
47 Alagasco Birmingham 1,130
48 DCH Health System Tuscaloosa 1,050
49 Thompson Tractor Birmingham 1,000
50 YMCA of Greater Indianapolis Indianapolis 1,000
51 City of Mobile Mobile 990
52 McGriff Birmingham 990
53 ProAssurance Birmingham 965
54 Carr, Riggs & Ingram Enterprise 943
55 AltaPointe Health Systems Mobile 900
56 Wind Creek Hospitality Atmore 900
57 Sterne Agee Birmingham 870
58 COLSA Huntsville 870
59 US Pipe Hoover 840
60 BBB IND LLC Daphne 840
61 Auburn University at Montgomery Montgomery 840
62 Superior Ban Rogersville 826
63 Express Oil Change & Tire Engineers Birmingham 810
64 Golden Flake Birmingham 800
65 Helen Keller Hospital Sheffield 780
66 Jim ‘N Nick’s Community Bar-B-Q Birmingham 780
67 LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY OF ALABAMA Gadsden 750
68 Bonnie Plants Union Springs 750
69 Great Southern Wood Bushnell 750
70 Southern Foodservice Management Birmingham 750
71 Factory Connection Guntersville 750
72 Phifer Tuscaloosa 750
73 Hanna Steel Corporation Hoover 750
74 Avocent Corporation Huntsville 750
75 Volkert Mobile 740
76 Mayer Electric Supply Co. Birmingham 720
77 Simply Fashion Stores Irondale 720
78 Lindamood-Bell Birmingham 695
79 Cives Roswell 690
80 Music & Arts Center, Inc. Huntsville 678
81 Southern Family Markets, LLC Birmingham 660
82 Rite Way Service Birmingham 660
83 Alabama Farmers Cooperative Decatur 660
84 America’s Thrift Stores Irondale 660
85 BRUNO’S SUPERMARKETS Birmingham 660
86 Meadowbrook Insurance Group Montgomery 660
87 Robins & Morton Birmingham 606
88 Cobb Theatres Birmingham 600
89 Royal Cup Coffee Birmingham 600
90 Burr & Forman Birmingham 590
91 Ram Tool Construction Supply Co. Birmingham 570
92 Jackson Hospital Montgomery 559
93 Computer Programs And Systems, Inc. Mobile 540
94 Mspark Helena 510
95 RadianceTechnologies Huntsville 510
96 Bradford Health Services Birmingham 510
97 Amerex Trussville 500
98 Firetrol Protection Systems Mobile 480
99 Energen Birmingham 470
100 Command Alkon Birmingham 460

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