These Are The 100 Largest Companies In Virginia

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

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

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

  1. Hilton Hotels & Resorts
  2. Dollar Tree
  3. The Salvation Army
  4. General Dynamics
  5. Mars, Incorporated
  6. Northrop Grumman
  7. Brink’s
  8. DXC Technology
  9. Advance Auto Parts
  10. Smithfield Foods

Hilton Hotels & Resorts 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 Virginia

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 Virginia with at least 100 employees. That left us with 1,063 companies.

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

As it turns out, Hilton Hotels & Resorts looks to the be the biggest company in Virginia clocking in with 169,000 employees.

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

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

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Detailed List Of The 100 Biggest Companies In Virginia

Rank Company City Employees
1 Hilton Hotels & Resorts McLean 169,000
2 Dollar Tree Chesapeake 116,050
3 The Salvation Army Alexandria 108,790
4 General Dynamics Falls Church 98,800
5 Mars, Incorporated McLean 75,000
6 Northrop Grumman Falls Church 67,000
7 Brink’s Richmond 60,510
8 DXC Technology Tysons Corner 59,000
9 Advance Auto Parts Roanoke 57,500
10 Smithfield Foods Smithfield 50,236
11 Capital One McLean 49,900
12 Willis Towers Watson Arlington 37,390
13 Huntington Ingalls Industries Newport News 37,000
14 FCi Federal Ashburn 35,000
15 Leidos Reston 32,000
16 Sunrise Senior Living McLean 31,600
17 MCI Ashburn 30,000
18 Norfolk Southern Norfolk 28,044
19 Sentara Healthcare Norfolk 25,129
20 Beacon Holding Inc Norfolk 24,800
21 Universal Richmond 24,000
22 Booz Allen Hamilton McLean 23,400
23 Ferguson Enterprises Newport News 23,251
24 Gannett Tysons Corner 21,000
25 Consolidated Glass & Mirror Galax 19,000
26 The AES Arlington 19,000
27 Interstate Hotels & Resorts Arlington 19,000
28 Maximus Reston 18,800
29 CACI International Arlington 18,600
30 CSRA Falls Church 18,000
31 Constellis Reston 17,000
32 Dominion Energy Richmond 16,200
33 Graham Holdings Arlington 15,823
34 SAIC Reston 15,500
35 Fairfax County Public Schools Falls Church 15,470
36 Five Guys Enterprises Lorton 15,000
37 Estes Express Lines Richmond 14,957
38 Performance Food Group Richmond 14,000
39 Navy Exchange Virginia Beach 14,000
40 Navy Federal Credit Union Vienna 14,000
41 Orbital ATK Sterling 12,700
42 Hair Cuttery Vienna 12,000
43 Pinkerton Government Services Inc North Springfield 12,000
44 John Morrell Smithfield 11,002
45 Markel Glen Allen 10,900
46 Serco Herndon 10,500
47 University of Virginia Charlottesville 10,380
48 Volkswagen Group of America Inc Herndon 10,250
49 TEGNA Tysons Corner 10,121
50 NORTHROP GRUMMAN NEWPORT NEWS Newport News 10,001
51 Ratner Companies Vienna 10,000
52 Engility Chantilly 9,100
53 Altria Richmond 8,300
54 Inova Health Care Services Falls Church 8,230
55 Owens & Minor Mechanicsville 7,900
56 The Nature Conservancy Arlington 7,537
57 Amerigroup Virginia Beach 7,500
58 Virginia Polytechnic Institute Blacksburg 7,500
59 Virginia Commonwealth University Richmond 7,310
60 WVU Medicine Morgantown 7,000
61 ManTech International Fairfax 7,000
62 Crestline Hotels & Resorts Fairfax 7,000
63 Medical Facilities of America Cave Spring 7,000
64 Riverside Health System Newport News 7,000
65 Defense Logistics Agency Fort Belvoir 6,850
66 Bowlmor AMF Corp Mechanicsville 6,741
67 DynCorp International McLean 6,500
68 Crescent Hotels & Resorts Fairfax 6,435
69 Paragon Systems Herndon 6,000
70 Centra Lynchburg 6,000
71 Freddie Mac McLean 5,982
72 BWX Technologies Lynchburg 5,900
73 Massey Energy Co Richmond 5,850
74 American Woodmark Winchester 5,808
75 XO Communications Herndon 5,170
76 Carilion Clinic Roanoke 5,050
77 Beacon Roofing Supply Herndon 5,042
78 Carpenter Richmond 5,000
79 SOC Chantilly 5,000
80 Ukrop’s Homestyle Foods Richmond 5,000
81 Virginia Beach Virginia Beach 5,000
82 Prince William County Public Schools Manassas 5,000
83 Jim Koons Automotive Vienna 5,000
84 ICF Fairfax 5,000
85 NVR Reston 4,900
86 MedExpress Morgantown 4,794
87 K12 Herndon 4,750
88 Command Security Herndon 4,750
89 PRA Group Norfolk 4,512
90 Progressive Nursing Staffers Springfield 4,500
91 Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters Norfolk 4,200
92 Cigar World Richmond 4,000
93 DISYS McLean 4,000
94 William & Mary Williamsburg 3,790
95 VBSchools Virginia Beach 3,750
96 ESMARK Wheeling 3,740
97 Aptara Falls Church 3,600
98 Imagine Schools Vienna 3,600
99 Vencore Chantilly 3,600
100 Rocco Enterprises Inc Harrisonburg 3,464

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