These Are The 100 Largest Companies In New Jersey

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

Chris Kolmarby Chris KolmarBiggest Companies, Rankings - 3 months ago

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 headquarted 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. Panasonic USA
  3. Honeywell
  4. Johnson & Johnson
  5. Bayer
  6. Century 21
  7. Conduent
  8. Wakefern Food Corp
  9. Verizon
  10. Merck & Co.

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.

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

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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 484 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.

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Detailed List Of The 100 Biggest Companies In New Jersey

Rank Company City Employees
1 Cognizant Teaneck 256,800
2 Panasonic USA Newark 249,520
3 Honeywell Morris Plains 131,000
4 Johnson & Johnson New Brunswick 127,100
5 Bayer Hanover 115,200
6 Century 21 Guttenberg 111,000
7 Conduent Florham Park 93,000
8 Wakefern Food Corp Elizabeth 70,000
9 Verizon Bernards 68,745
10 Merck & Co. Kenilworth 68,000
11 Bed Bath & Beyond Union 65,000
12 Toys ‘R’ Us Wayne 64,000
13 Verizon Wireless Bernards 63,320
14 ADP Roseland 58,830
15 Schindler Elevator Corporation Morristown 56,000
16 Newell Brands Hoboken 53,400
17 Becton Dickinson Franklin Lakes 50,928
18 Prudential Financial Newark 48,384
19 Quest Diagnostics Madison 44,000
20 KONICA MINOLTA Wayne 43,300
21 Burlington Burlington 40,000
22 Wyndham Worldwide Parsippany-Troy Hills 33,200
23 iGATE Corporation Bridgewater 31,453
24 Brother Industries Bridgewater 31,314
25 Lucent Technologies New Providence 30,500
26 Avis Car Rental Parsippany-Troy Hills 30,000
27 Avis Budget Group Parsippany-Troy Hills 30,000
28 The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Montvale 28,500
29 Verizon Enterprise Bernards 21,775
30 BAYADA Home Health Care Moorestown 18,000
31 Janssen Raritan 17,125
32 Securitas Security Services USA Parsippany-Troy Hills 16,895
33 Securitas Security Serv USA INC Parsippany-Troy Hills 16,895
34 Campbell Soup Camden 16,500
35 PEPPERIDGE FARM BAKERY Camden 16,500
36 Ascena Retail Group Mahwah 16,000
37 CareOne Management Fort Lee 15,000
38 Public Service Electric and Gas Company Newark 13,025
39 Public Service Enterprise Group Incorporated Newark 13,025
40 Covance Princeton 12,500
41 Collabera Morristown 12,000
42 Realogy Parsippany-Troy Hills 11,800
43 Student Transportation-America Wall Township 11,500
44 Weichert Realtors Morris Plains 10,683
45 Schering-Plough Corporation Madison 10,001
46 Dassault Falcon Jet Little Ferry 10,001
47 Coach USA Inc Paramus 10,001
48 Automatic Data Processing Inc Roseland 10,001
49 American Standard Brands Piscataway Township 10,001
50 Atlantic Health Morristown 10,000
51 Zoetis Parsippany-Troy Hills 9,500
52 NRG Energy Princeton 8,763
53 Summit Bancorp Princeton 8,673
54 Catalent Franklin Township 8,300
55 White House Black Market Fort Myers 8,017
56 Sun Chemical Parsippany-Troy Hills 8,000
57 Dan River, Inc. Pennsauken Township 7,500
58 American Home Mortgage Parsippany-Troy Hills 7,500
59 IEEE Piscataway Township 7,055
60 Mercedes-Benz USA Montvale 6,900
61 American Water Voorhees Township 6,800
62 Educational Testing Service Princeton 6,780
63 The Briad Group Livingston 6,489
64 Verisk Analytics Jersey City 6,148
65 Berger Group Holdings, Inc. Morristown 6,000
66 State of New Jersey Trenton 5,500
67 National Retail Systems Hasbrouck Heights 5,500
68 Jackson Hewitt Jersey City 5,060
69 DialAmerica Mahwah 5,000
70 Crum & Forster Morristown 5,000
71 John Wiley & Sons Publishing Hoboken 4,900
72 Dun & Bradstreet Short Hills 4,800
73 Checkpoint Systems West Deptford 4,700
74 CIT Group Livingston 4,410
75 Party City Rockaway 4,396
76 Vornado Realty Trust Paramus 4,225
77 Hackensack University Medical Center Hackensack 4,214
78 Celgene Summit 4,182
79 Church & Dwight Co Ewing Township 4,145
80 Pinnacle Foods Parsippany-Troy Hills 4,000
81 Virtua Mount Laurel 3,999
82 Heartland Payment Systems Princeton 3,730
83 Covanta Morristown 3,600
84 Cytec Industries Woodland Park 3,600
85 Goya Foods Jersey City 3,500
86 SHI International Franklin Township 3,500
87 Honeywell UOP Morris Plains 3,484
88 ShopRite Stores Woodbridge Township 3,402
89 J&J Snack Foods Pennsauken Township 3,400
90 Innodata Ridgefield Park 3,383
91 NJ Transit Newark 3,361
92 Artech Information Systems Morristown 3,250
93 Rowan University Glassboro 3,124
94 Forbes Jersey City 3,090
95 Jersey Mike’s Subs Manasquan 3,000
96 KIMBLE GLASS Vineland 3,000
97 Opinion Research Corp Princeton 3,000
98 Hayward Pool Elizabeth 3,000
99 Syms Corp Secaucus 3,000
100 Lincoln Tech West Orange 3,000

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