The 100 Largest Companies In New Jersey For 2019

Chris Kolmar
by Chris Kolmar
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If you live in New Jersey and you’re looking for a job, you have come to the right place.

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

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

  1. Cognizant
  2. Honeywell
  3. Johnson & Johnson
  4. Conduent
  5. Merck
  6. Bed Bath & Beyond
  7. Toys ‘R’ Us
  8. ADP
  9. Newell Brands
  10. BD

Cognizant 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.

How we identified the biggest companies in New Jersey

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 New Jersey with at least 100 employees. That left us with 1,129 companies.

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

As it turns out, Cognizant looks to the be the biggest company in New Jersey clocking in with 256,800 employees.

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

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

Detailed List Of The 100 Biggest Companies In New Jersey

Rank Company City Employees
1 Cognizant Teaneck 256,800
2 Honeywell Morris Plains 131,000
3 Johnson & Johnson New Brunswick 126,400
4 Conduent Florham Park 89,000
5 Merck Kenilworth 66,980
6 Bed Bath & Beyond Union 65,000
7 Toys ‘R’ Us Wayne 64,000
8 ADP Roseland 58,000
9 Newell Brands Hoboken 53,400
10 BD Franklin Lakes 50,928
11 CoWorx Staffing Services Watchung 50,000
12 Prudential Financial Newark 49,739
13 Best Foods Englewood Cliffs 44,000
14 Quest Diagnostics Secaucus 43,000
15 Ascena Retail Group Mahwah 41,000
16 Burlington Burlington 40,000
17 Wyndham Worldwide Parsippany-Troy Hills 37,800
18 Lucent Technologies New Providence 30,500
19 Avis Budget Group Parsippany-Troy Hills 29,590
20 Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Montvale 28,500
21 RWJBarnabas Health Toms River 24,600
22 Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Parsippany-Troy Hills 18,500
23 Linens ‘n Things Clifton 17,500
24 BAYADA Home Health Care Moorestown 17,000
25 Campbell Soup Camden 16,500
26 C. R. Bard New Providence 16,300
27 Farm Credit System Jersey City 14,140
28 Ansell Woodbridge 13,000
29 Panasonic USA Newark 13,000
30 Bausch + Lomb Bridgewater 13,000
31 Covance Princeton 12,800
32 St. Joseph’s Healthcare System Paterson 12,231
33 Meridian Health Wall 12,000
34 Realogy Madison 11,800
35 Catalent Somerset 10,800
36 Atlantic Health Summit 10,119
37 On Time Staffing Cherry Hill 10,000
38 The Children’s Place Secaucus 9,600
39 Coach USA Paramus 9,200
40 Zoetis Parsippany-Troy Hills 9,000
41 NRG Energy Princeton 8,763
42 Hackensack University Medical Center Hackensack 8,000
43 Sun Chemical Parsippany-Troy Hills 8,000
44 Pearson Hoboken 7,742
45 State of New Jersey Trenton 7,710
46 Bel Fuse Jersey City 7,694
47 Silver Line Building Products North Brunswick 7,500
48 NRT Madison 7,500
49 Meadowlands Racetrack East Rutherford 7,500
50 Inteplast Group Livingston 7,400
51 Celgene Summit 7,132
52 inVentiv Group Holdings Inc Somerset 7,112
53 The Protocall Group Cherry Hill 7,000
54 The Briad Group Livingston 7,000
55 NFI Cherry Hill 6,970
56 Educational Testing Service Princeton 6,870
57 American Water Voorhees 6,800
58 JFK Health System Inc Edison 6,735
59 Borealis Port Murray 6,600
60 Park Ave BMW Service South Hackensack 6,500
61 Verisk Analytics Jersey City 6,231
62 Artech Morristown 6,000
63 Louis Berger Morristown 6,000
64 Berlitz Princeton 5,983
65 Lion Technology Sparta 5,972
66 Jackson Hewitt Jersey City 5,970
67 Cooper University Health Care Camden 5,731
68 Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa Atlantic City 5,709
69 American Cut Steakhouse Atlantic City 5,500
70 Spencer’s Egg Harbor 5,420
71 Global Crossing Florham Park 5,235
72 Garden Homes Millburn 5,125
73 Wiley Hoboken 5,100
74 JFK Medical Center Edison 5,000
75 American Standard Piscataway 5,000
76 DialAmerica Mahwah 5,000
77 Catapult Learning Camden 4,822
78 Checkpoint Systems West Deptford 4,814
79 Dun & Bradstreet Short Hills 4,800
80 Collabera Bernards 4,780
81 Innodata Hackensack 4,750
82 The Vitamin Shoppe Secaucus 4,695
83 Virtua Voorhees 4,600
84 Colas Morristown 4,500
85 Church & Dwight Ewing 4,500
86 New Jersey State Police Trenton 4,339
87 Saker ShopRites Inc Woodbridge 4,281
88 Newark Public Schools Newark 4,250
89 Holman Automotive Maple Shade 4,215
90 Tropicana Atlantic City Atlantic City 4,200
91 Village Super Market Inc Woodbridge 4,090
92 Fatburger Jersey City 4,001
93 J.M. Huber Edison 4,000
94 Indel Westampton 4,000
95 HQ Beach Club Atlantic City 4,000
96 Valley Health System Ridgewood 4,000
97 Inserra Supermarkets Inc Woodbridge 4,000
98 Gateway Group One Newark 4,000
99 Hudson Group East Rutherford 3,935
100 Allan Industries Rockaway 3,848

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