These Are The 100 Largest Companies In Texas

Chris Kolmar
by Chris Kolmar
Biggest Companies, Rankings - 10 months ago
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If you live in Texas and you’re looking for a job, you have come to the right place.

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

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

  1. Pizza Hut
  2. AT&T
  3. Keller Williams
  4. American Airlines
  5. Tenet Healthcare
  6. JCPenney
  7. Dell
  8. Schlumberger
  9. NEC
  10. H-E-B

Pizza Hut 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 Texas

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 Texas with at least 100 employees. That left us with 2,454 companies.

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

As it turns out, Pizza Hut looks to the be the biggest company in Texas clocking in with 300,000 employees.

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

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

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Detailed List Of The 100 Biggest Companies In Texas

Rank Company City Employees
1 Pizza Hut Plano 300,000
2 AT&T Dallas 260,480
3 Keller Williams Austin 180,000
4 American Airlines Fort Worth 128,300
5 Tenet Healthcare Dallas 116,475
6 JCPenney Plano 106,000
7 Dell Round Rock 101,800
8 Schlumberger Sugar Land 100,000
9 NEC Irving 99,000
10 H-E-B San Antonio 90,113
11 Whole Foods Market Austin 87,000
12 Exxon Mobil Irving 71,100
13 Sysco Houston 66,500
14 Essilor Farmers Branch 64,000
15 Fluor Irving 61,551
16 Brinker International Dallas 57,906
17 Southwest Airlines Dallas 55,347
18 Chicago Bridge & Iron Company The Woodlands 50,000
19 Halliburton Houston 50,000
20 Frito-Lay Plano 50,000
21 GameStop Grapevine 45,500
22 Jacobs Engineering Group Dallas 43,800
23 Kimberly-Clark Irving 42,000
24 Waste Management Houston 41,200
25 BNSF Railway Fort Worth 41,000
26 National Oilwell Varco Houston 36,140
27 Textron Fort Worth 36,000
28 Woot Carrollton 33,720
29 Harden Healthcare Austin 32,000
30 Whataburger San Antonio 31,688
31 Michaels Stores Irving 31,000
32 Texas Instruments Dallas 29,865
33 Quanta Services Houston 28,100
34 USAA San Antonio 28,000
35 KBR Houston 27,500
36 CHRISTUS Health Irving 25,000
37 Men’s Wearhouse Houston 24,500
38 YORK HVAC Smithville 23,200
39 Sally Beauty Denton 22,038
40 Rent-A-Center Plano 21,600
41 Biglari Holdings Inc San Antonio 21,519
42 McLane Temple 20,730
43 Enron Houston 20,600
44 Staff Force Katy 20,000
45 Zachry Group San Antonio 20,000
46 Dr Pepper Snapple Group Plano 20,000
47 Lone Star Steakhouse Plano 19,750
48 Tailored Brands Houston 19,450
49 Service Corporation International Houston 19,412
50 Chinos Holdings Inc Fort Worth 18,800
51 iHeartMedia San Antonio 18,700
52 Club Dallas 18,300
53 Food Management Partners San Antonio 18,001
54 Chuck E. Cheese’s Irving 18,000
55 Motel 6 Carrollton 17,800
56 Cinemark Plano 17,751
57 Trinity Industries Dallas 17,680
58 FMC Technologies Houston 17,400
59 Randalls Conroe 17,378
60 Flowserve Irving 17,000
61 Alliance Data Plano 17,000
62 Dean Foods Dallas 17,000
63 Uniden America Irving 16,924
64 Alcon Fort Worth 16,700
65 First Cash Financial Services Fort Worth 16,200
66 Omni Hotels & Resorts Dallas 16,047
67 Sonic Healthcare USA Inc Austin 16,000
68 Brock Group Houston 15,666
69 MD Anderson Cancer Center Houston 15,440
70 Waste Connections The Woodlands 15,290
71 Huntsman The Woodlands 15,000
72 Saltgrass Steak House Houston 15,000
73 Phillips 66 Houston 14,800
74 Direct Energy Houston 14,608
75 Fossil Richardson 14,500
76 Neiman Marcus Group Dallas 14,300
77 Houston ISD Houston 14,120
78 Dahill San Antonio 14,000
79 Builders FirstSource Dallas 14,000
80 Dave & Buster’s Dallas 13,983
81 Houston Independent School District Houston 13,690
82 Baylor Scott & White Health Temple 13,420
83 Academy Sports + Outdoors Katy 13,080
84 Jordan Health Service Mount Vernon 13,000
85 Cook Children’s Fort Worth 12,580
86 Pier 1 Imports Fort Worth 12,571
87 MV Transportation Dallas 12,562
88 Stage Houston 12,400
89 McDermott International Houston 12,400
90 Brookshire’s Tyler 12,295
91 ConocoPhillips Houston 12,200
92 Fiesta Restaurant Group Dallas 12,080
93 The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston Galveston 12,000
94 Zales Irving 11,900
95 Texas Children’s Hospital Houston 11,790
96 Concentra Addison 11,342
97 Kinder Morgan Houston 11,121
98 Gli Inc San Antonio 11,040
99 Occidental Petroleum Houston 11,000
100 Conifer Health Solutions Frisco 11,000

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