The 100 Largest Companies In Louisiana For 2022

By Chris Kolmar - Jun. 7, 2021

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

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

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

  1. CenturyLink (Jobs)

  2. Acadia Healthcare (Jobs)

  3. Ochsner Health System (Jobs)

  4. Momentum (Jobs)

  5. Odyssea Marine (Jobs)

  6. Amedisys Home Health and Hospice Care (Jobs)

  7. Entergy (Jobs)

  8. Future Pipe Industries (Jobs)

  9. Turner Industries (Jobs)

  10. Kronos Louisiana (Jobs)

CenturyLink 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 Louisiana

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 Louisiana with at least 100 employees. That left us with 376 companies.

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

As it turns out, CenturyLink looks to the be the biggest company in Louisiana clocking in with 45,000 employees.

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

Detailed List Of The 100 Biggest Companies In Louisiana

Rank Company City Employees Jobs
1 CenturyLink Monroe 45,000 Jobs
2 Acadia Healthcare Lafayette 40,600 Jobs
3 Ochsner Health System Jefferson 19,000 Jobs
4 Momentum Baton Rouge 17,976 Jobs
5 Odyssea Marine Larose 17,000 Jobs
6 Amedisys Home Health and Hospice Care Baton Rouge 16,000 Jobs
7 Entergy New Orleans 13,504 Jobs
8 Future Pipe Industries Baton Rouge 9,700 Jobs
9 Turner Industries Baton Rouge 9,522 Jobs
10 Kronos Louisiana Westlake 7,303 Jobs
11 Willis-Knighton Shreveport 7,078 Jobs
12 Tidewater New Orleans 6,550 Jobs
13 Tulane University New Orleans 6,250 Jobs
14 Louisiana Childrens Medical … New Orleans 6,100 Jobs
15 The Lofton Baton Rouge 5,800 Jobs
16 Albemarle Baton Rouge 5,400 Jobs
17 Stewart Enterprises New Orleans 5,400 Jobs
18 Edison Chouest Offshore Cut Off 5,235 Jobs
19 Rouses Markets Thibodaux 5,200 Jobs
20 Piccadilly Restaurants Baton Rouge 5,000 Jobs
21 St. Christopher the Martyr Catholic Church New Orleans 5,000 Jobs
22 Calcasieu Parish School Board Lake Charles 4,885 Jobs
23 LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans 4,750 Jobs
24 Sunland Construction Eunice 4,500 Jobs
25 University of Louisiana System Baton Rouge 4,500 Jobs
26 Acadian Ambulance Lafayette 4,000 Jobs
27 POOL Covington 3,900 Jobs
28 Weiser Security Services New Orleans 3,500 Jobs
29 Abmb-Hntb Joint Venture Baton Rouge 3,500 Jobs
30 Republic National Distributing New Orleans 3,464 Jobs
31 Scp Distributors Covington 3,204 Jobs
32 Acme Truck Line Gretna 3,200 Jobs
33 Lamar Advertising Baton Rouge 3,200 Jobs
34 IBERIABANK Lafayette 3,045 Jobs
35 University Of Louisiana-Monroe Monroe 3,000 Jobs
36 New Orleans Police Department Employees Credit Union New Orleans 3,000 Jobs
37 Baton Rouge Revenue Division Baton Rouge 3,000 Jobs
38 East Jefferson Hospital Metairie 3,000 Jobs
39 Mc Neese State University Lake Charles 3,000 Jobs
40 Performance Contractors Baton Rouge 2,938 Jobs
41 MMR Group Baton Rouge 2,695 Jobs
42 Amtech Services Baton Rouge 2,600 Jobs
43 Ochsner Lafayette General Lafayette 2,600 Jobs
44 HE Equipment Services Baton Rouge 2,500 Jobs
45 Copeland’s of New Orleans Jefferson 2,500 Jobs
46 St. Elizabeth Hospital Gonzales 2,500 Jobs
47 Louisiana Health Service Indemnity Company, PAC Baton Rouge 2,473 Jobs
48 PHI Lafayette 2,449 Jobs
49 Industrial Specialist Gonzales 2,300 Jobs
50 The University of New Orleans New Orleans 2,250 Jobs
51 Westdale Middle School Baton Rouge 2,250 Jobs
52 America’s Pizza Company Lafayette 2,200 Jobs
53 CGB Enterprises Covington 2,134 Jobs
54 Isle of Capri Casino Hotel Lake Charles Westlake 2,021 Jobs
55 North Oaks Health System Hammond 2,000 Jobs
56 Emco New Orleans 2,000 Jobs
57 Boomtown Bossier City Bossier City 2,000 Jobs
58 Intralox New Orleans 2,000 Jobs
59 Baton Rouge General Baton Rouge 2,000 Jobs
60 Allegiance Health Management Shreveport 2,000 Jobs
61 Energy Services Holdings Madisonville 2,000 Jobs
62 The Newtron Group L L C Baton Rouge 2,000 Jobs
63 Excel Usa Baton Rouge 1,947 Jobs
64 Schumacher Clinical Partners Lafayette 1,888 Jobs
65 Tulane Medical Center New Orleans 1,800 Jobs
66 Jefferson Parish Public School System Harvey 1,750 Jobs
67 St. Francis Specialty Hospital Monroe 1,700 Jobs
68 ISC Constructors Baton Rouge 1,700 Jobs
69 Classic Industrial Services Baton Rouge 1,629 Jobs
70 Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center Lafayette 1,600 Jobs
71 Basic Industries Baton Rouge 1,600 Jobs
72 Stuller Lafayette 1,600 Jobs
73 ATC Group Services Lafayette 1,588 Jobs
74 Cajun Industries Baton Rouge 1,543 Jobs
75 Touro Infirmary New Orleans 1,541 Jobs
76 St. Tammany Parish Hospital Covington 1,520 Jobs
77 Sam’s Town Hotel Casino, Shreveport Shreveport 1,500 Jobs
78 CommCare New Orleans 1,500 Jobs
79 Latter Blum New Orleans 1,500 Jobs
80 Specialty Healthcare Services Leesville 1,500 Jobs
81 Nicholls State University Thibodaux 1,500 Jobs
82 William B. Reily and Company New Orleans 1,454 Jobs
83 Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers Baton Rouge 1,410 Jobs
84 SWLA Center for Health Services Lake Charles 1,400 Jobs
85 Terrebonne General Medical Center Houma 1,400 Jobs
86 Laitram L.L.C Harahan 1,400 Jobs
87 Children’s Hospital New Orleans New Orleans 1,357 Jobs
88 Hutco Broussard 1,300 Jobs
89 Rapides Regional Medical Center Alexandria 1,300 Jobs
90 McElroy Metal Bossier City 1,259 Jobs
91 Loyola University New Orleans New Orleans 1,250 Jobs
92 John B. Cade Library Baton Rouge 1,250 Jobs
93 Lake Charles Memorial Health System Lake Charles 1,250 Jobs
94 LWC Baton Rouge 1,250 Jobs
95 Pendleton Memorial Methodist Hospital Heliport New Orleans 1,210 Jobs
96 Cleco Corporate Holdings Pineville 1,200 Jobs
97 Slidell Memorial Hospital Slidell 1,200 Jobs
98 Advantage Medical Professionals Metairie 1,200 Jobs
99 Triad Electric Controls Baton Rouge 1,200 Jobs
100 essgulf1 Lafayette 1,200 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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