The 100 Largest Companies In New Mexico For 2022

By Chris Kolmar
Jun. 7, 2021

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If you live in New Mexico 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 Mexico’ 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 Mexico.

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

  1. Akal Security (Jobs)

  2. Sandia National Laboratories (Jobs)

  3. Presbyterian (Jobs)

  4. Los Alamos National Laboratory (Jobs)

  5. The University of New Mexico (Jobs)

  6. First Alamogordo Bancorp of Nevada (Jobs)

  7. New Mexico State University (Jobs)

  8. Ernest Health (Jobs)

  9. GCC Dacotha (Jobs)

  10. Lovelace Health System (Jobs)

Akal Security 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 New Mexico

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 Mexico with at least 100 employees. That left us with 117 companies.

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

As it turns out, Akal Security looks to the be the biggest company in New Mexico clocking in with 12,000 employees.

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

Detailed List Of The 100 Biggest Companies In New Mexico

Rank Company City Employees Jobs
1 Akal Security Espanola 12,000 Jobs
2 Sandia National Laboratories Albuquerque 11,694 Jobs
3 Presbyterian Albuquerque 11,000 Jobs
4 Los Alamos National Laboratory Los Alamos 10,000 Jobs
5 The University of New Mexico Albuquerque 6,750 Jobs
6 First Alamogordo Bancorp of Nevada Alamogordo 6,000 Jobs
7 New Mexico State University Las Cruces 5,750 Jobs
8 Ernest Health Albuquerque 3,644 Jobs
9 GCC Dacotha Las Cruces 3,500 Jobs
10 Lovelace Health System Albuquerque 3,183 Jobs
11 San Juan Regional Medical Center Farmington 2,306 Jobs
12 Ambercare Belen 2,000 Jobs
13 Santa Fe Public Schools Santa Fe 1,908 Jobs
14 Allsup’s Convenience Stores Clovis 1,830 Jobs
15 PNM Resources Albuquerque 1,814 Jobs
16 City of Albuquerque Albuquerque 1,750 Jobs
17 Premier Distributing Company (Bud Light/Budweiser) Albuquerque 1,610 Jobs
18 TriCore Reference Laboratories Albuquerque 1,490 Jobs
19 Excel Staffing Albuquerque 1,400 Jobs
20 Laguna Development Albuquerque 1,400 Jobs
21 ARA Albuquerque 1,235 Jobs
22 MVT Services Las Cruces 1,219 Jobs
23 Navajo Agricultural Products Industry, NAPI Farmington 1,200 Jobs
24 Gila Regional Medical Center Silver City 1,178 Jobs
25 Fanzz Sports Apparel Albuquerque 1,000 Jobs
26 L P G Enterprises Albuquerque 1,000 Jobs
27 CAC Albuquerque 990 Jobs
28 NM Dept. of Health Santa Fe 990 Jobs
29 New Mexico Santa Fe 903 Jobs
30 Blake’s Lotaburger Albuquerque 900 Jobs
31 MBF Inspection Services Roswell 827 Jobs
32 TLC Plumbing Albuquerque 767 Jobs
33 Santa Fe Community College Santa Fe 750 Jobs
34 Luna Community College Las Vegas 750 Jobs
35 Inn of the Mountain Gods Resort Casino Mescalero 750 Jobs
36 The Pueblo of Santa Ana Bernalillo 750 Jobs
37 Eastern New Mexico Medical Center Roswell 750 Jobs
38 CVI Laser Optics Albuquerque 738 Jobs
39 Gallup McKinley County Schools Gallup 721 Jobs
40 Chino Mines Company Hurley 714 Jobs
41 Ortega National Parks Santa Fe 708 Jobs
42 Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center Alamogordo 700 Jobs
43 Peter DeFries Albuquerque 700 Jobs
44 Cattle Baron Restaurants Roswell 700 Jobs
45 MountainView Regional Medical Center Las Cruces 700 Jobs
46 MH Equipment Albuquerque 700 Jobs
47 Summit Electric Supply Albuquerque 650 Jobs
48 Delta Dental of New Mexico Albuquerque 645 Jobs
50 Santa Teresa High School Sunland Park 630 Jobs
51 Speridian Technologies Albuquerque 610 Jobs
52 Carlsbad Medical Center Carlsbad 600 Jobs
53 New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology Socorro 600 Jobs
54 Basin Home Health Hospice Farmington 595 Jobs
55 Holy Cross Medical Center Taos 590 Jobs
56 Parametrix Albuquerque 575 Jobs
57 Albuquerque Journal Albuquerque 558 Jobs
58 Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute Albuquerque 555 Jobs
59 Adc Ltd. Nm Albuquerque 525 Jobs
60 Tresco Las Cruces 525 Jobs
61 New Mexico Department Of Cultural Affairs Santa Fe 520 Jobs
62 UNM Sandoval Regional Medical Center Rio Rancho 510 Jobs
63 JB Henderson Albuquerque 505 Jobs
64 Eye Associates of New Mexico Albuquerque 330 Jobs
65 Rehoboth McKinley Christian Health Care Services Gallup 330 Jobs
66 Los Alamos High School Los Alamos 300 Jobs
67 Meow Wolf Santa Fe 300 Jobs
68 Hobbs High School Hobbs 300 Jobs
69 Taos Ski Valley Taos Ski Valley 300 Jobs
70 City of Farmington Farmington 300 Jobs
71 Thornburg Investment Management Santa Fe 300 Jobs
72 Delta Group Electronics Albuquerque 240 Jobs
73 Rancho Physical Therapy Rio Rancho 240 Jobs
74 U.S. Cotton Rio Rancho 240 Jobs
75 Bohannan Huston, Albuquerque 210 Jobs
76 Angel Fire Resort Angel Fire 180 Jobs
77 Preventive Pest Control Albuquerque 180 Jobs
78 Bowlin Travel Centers Albuquerque 180 Jobs
79 Zia Park Casino Hobbs 180 Jobs
80 Artesia Artesia 175 Jobs
81 Albuquerque – AMG Specialty Hospital, L.L.C. Albuquerque 175 Jobs
82 Calvary Church with Skip Heitzig Albuquerque 175 Jobs
83 Dekker Perich Sabatini Albuquerque 175 Jobs
84 Anesthesia Associates of New Mexico, P. C. Albuquerque 175 Jobs
85 Data com Sciences Albuquerque 175 Jobs
86 Alamogordo Public Schools Alamogordo 175 Jobs
87 Las Cruces High School Las Cruces 175 Jobs
88 Chalmers Ford Rio Rancho 175 Jobs
89 Sun Country Industries Albuquerque 175 Jobs
90 garciacars Albuquerque 175 Jobs
91 La Casa Sena Santa Fe 175 Jobs
92 The Daily Times Farmington 175 Jobs
93 Frontier Restaurant Albuquerque 175 Jobs
94 Ziems Ford Corners Farmington 175 Jobs
95 Baillio’s Appliances, Electronics and Mattress Store Albuquerque 175 Jobs
96 Beaver Toyota of Santa Fe Santa Fe 175 Jobs
97 Form-Cove Mfg Co Rio Rancho 175 Jobs
98 Zanios Foods Albuquerque 175 Jobs
99 Galles Chevrolet Albuquerque 175 Jobs
100 Metro Mechanical Las Cruces 175 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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