The 100 Largest Companies In Florida For 2022

By Chris Kolmar
Jun. 7, 2021

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

Because, sure, you can google things like ‘biggest companies in Florida’ 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 headquartered in Florida.

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

  1. Publix (Jobs)

  2. Darden Restaurants (Jobs)

  3. Jabil (Jobs)

  4. SFN Group (Jobs)

  5. Bloomin’ Brands (Jobs)

  6. Connectivity (Jobs)

  7. Navarro Discount Pharmacies (Jobs)

  8. Royal Caribbean Cruises (Jobs)

  9. Tyco Integrated Security (Jobs)

  10. G4S Secure Solutions (Jobs)

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

How we identified the biggest companies in Florida

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 Florida with at least 100 employees. That left us with 1,840 companies.

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

As it turns out, Publix looks to the be the biggest company in Florida clocking in with 193,000 employees.

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

Detailed List Of The 100 Biggest Companies In Florida

Rank Company City Employees Jobs
1 Publix Lakeland 193,000 Jobs
2 Darden Restaurants Orlando 178,729 Jobs
3 Jabil Saint Petersburg 177,000 Jobs
4 SFN Group Fort Lauderdale 171,000 Jobs
5 Bloomin’ Brands Tampa 94,000 Jobs
6 Connectivity Lauderhill 80,000 Jobs
7 Navarro Discount Pharmacies Medley 80,000 Jobs
8 Royal Caribbean Cruises Miami 77,000 Jobs
9 Tyco Integrated Security Boca Raton 69,000 Jobs
10 G4S Secure Solutions Jupiter 68,000 Jobs
11 Red Lobster Orlando 62,000 Jobs
12 Sitel Miami 60,400 Jobs
13 St. Mary’s Medical Center West Palm Beach 56,605 Jobs
14 Sykes Enterprises Tampa 54,550 Jobs
15 FIS Jacksonville 53,000 Jobs
16 WAI Sunny Isles Beach 52,590 Jobs
17 Adventist Health System Altamonte Springs 46,600 Jobs
18 Southeastern Grocers Jacksonville 45,000 Jobs
19 Fresh Del Monte Produce Coral Gables 45,000 Jobs
20 Winn-Dixie Jacksonville 41,000 Jobs
21 Oasis Outsourcing West Palm Beach 40,261 Jobs
22 Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company Orlando 40,000 Jobs
23 Wyndham Worldwide Orlando 39,200 Jobs
24 The Hertz Estero 38,000 Jobs
25 Office Depot Boca Raton 38,000 Jobs
26 Acosta Sales Marketing Jacksonville 37,000 Jobs
27 Adecco USA Jacksonville 37,000 Jobs
28 Ryder System Miami 36,100 Jobs
29 Burger King Miami 34,248 Jobs
30 Norwegian Cruise Line Miami 30,000 Jobs
31 AutoNation Fort Lauderdale 26,000 Jobs
32 Hillsborough County Public Schools Tampa 25,170 Jobs
33 CSX Jacksonville 24,006 Jobs
34 Chico’s FAS Fort Myers 23,700 Jobs
35 BayCare Health System Clearwater 22,826 Jobs
36 Southern Glazer’s Wine Spirits Miami Gardens 22,000 Jobs
37 SSE plc Cocoa Beach 20,786 Jobs
38 CareersUSA Boca Raton 20,000 Jobs
39 Fidelity National Financial Jacksonville 19,500 Jobs
40 University of Florida Gainesville 19,453 Jobs
41 Geo Group Boca Raton 18,512 Jobs
42 ADT Boca Raton 18,000 Jobs
43 Baptist Health South Florida South Miami 17,915 Jobs
44 ZeroChaos Orlando 17,433 Jobs
45 MasTec Miami 17,300 Jobs
46 Harris Melbourne 17,000 Jobs
47 Instructional Technology Miami 16,161 Jobs
48 MEDNAX Fort Lauderdale 15,900 Jobs
49 Orlando Health Orlando 15,025 Jobs
50 KEMET Fort Lauderdale 14,850 Jobs
51 Roper Technologies Sarasota 14,236 Jobs
52 NextEra Energy Juno Beach 14,000 Jobs
53 Tech Data Clearwater 14,000 Jobs
54 WellCare Health Plans Tampa 14,000 Jobs
55 Raymond James Saint Petersburg 13,900 Jobs
56 Tupperware Brands Orlando 13,500 Jobs
57 Orange County Public Schools Orlando 13,160 Jobs
58 BI-LO Jacksonville 13,000 Jobs
59 Dycom Industries Palm Beach Gardens 12,750 Jobs
60 VITAS Healthcare Miami 12,176 Jobs
61 Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida Jacksonville 11,500 Jobs
62 Lincare Holdings Clearwater 11,000 Jobs
63 Jackson North Medical Center North Miami Beach 11,000 Jobs
64 Commonwealth Land Title Insurance Co Jacksonville 11,000 Jobs
65 Hellmann Worldwide Logistics Miami 10,696 Jobs
66 Consulate Health Care Maitland 10,511 Jobs
67 Sequa Palm Beach Gardens 10,155 Jobs
68 IVAX Doral 10,100 Jobs
69 B/E Aerospace Wellington 10,057 Jobs
70 Saftronics Fort Myers 10,001 Jobs
71 ADP TotalSource Group Miami 10,001 Jobs
72 Diversified Maintenance Tampa 10,000 Jobs
73 Masonite International Tampa 10,000 Jobs
74 Marriott Vacations Worldwide … Orlando 10,000 Jobs
75 Chewy Dania Beach 9,833 Jobs
76 Hughes Supply Orlando 9,700 Jobs
77 Citrix Systems Fort Lauderdale 9,600 Jobs
78 Brown Brown Daytona Beach 9,590 Jobs
79 State of Florida Tallahassee 9,526 Jobs
80 TBC Brands Palm Beach Gardens 9,400 Jobs
81 Pasco County School District Land O Lakes 9,289 Jobs
82 SeaWorld Orlando 9,150 Jobs
83 Lennar Miami 9,111 Jobs
84 Brightstar Miami 9,000 Jobs
85 Florida State University Tallahassee 9,000 Jobs
86 Modis Jacksonville 9,000 Jobs
87 Jackson Memorial Hospital Miami 9,000 Jobs
88 Extended Stay America Fort Lauderdale 8,500 Jobs
89 Lee Health Fort Myers 8,500 Jobs
90 Payroll Management Mary Esther 8,500 Jobs
91 CAE Tampa 8,500 Jobs
92 AirTran Holdings Orlando 8,330 Jobs
93 University of Central Florida Orlando 8,151 Jobs
94 Safariland Jacksonville 8,150 Jobs
95 Epic Health Services Miami 8,041 Jobs
96 CountryWide HR Orlando 8,000 Jobs
97 TopBuild Daytona Beach 7,900 Jobs
98 Tampa General Hospital Tampa 7,858 Jobs
99 Platform Specialty Products West Palm Beach 7,750 Jobs
100 Spirit Airlines Fort Lauderdale 7,708 Jobs

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Chris Kolmar

Chris Kolmar is a co-founder of Zippia and the editor-in-chief of the Zippia career advice blog. He has hired over 50 people in his career, been hired five times, and wants to help you land your next job. His research has been featured on the New York Times, Thrillist, VOX, The Atlantic, and a host of local news. More recently, he's been quoted on USA Today, BusinessInsider, and CNBC.

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