These Are The 100 Largest Companies In Virginia

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

Chris Kolmarby Chris KolmarBiggest Companies, Rankings - 3 weeks ago

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 headquarted 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. US Army
  2. Hilton Worldwide
  3. Dollar Tree
  4. General Dynamics
  5. Northrop Grumman
  6. Brink’s
  7. DXC Technology
  8. Advance Auto Parts
  9. Smithfield Foods
  10. Capital One

US Army 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 Virginia job scene here:

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 472 companies.

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

As it turns out, US Army looks to the be the biggest company in Virginia clocking in with 357,478 employees.

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

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Detailed List Of The 100 Biggest Companies In Virginia

Rank Company City Employees
1 US Army Arlington 357,478
2 Hilton Worldwide McLean 169,000
3 Dollar Tree Chesapeake 116,050
4 General Dynamics Falls Church 98,800
5 Northrop Grumman Falls Church 67,000
6 Brink’s Richmond 60,510
7 DXC Technology Tysons 59,000
8 Advance Auto Parts Roanoke 57,500
9 Smithfield Foods Smithfield 50,236
10 Capital One McLean 49,900
11 Huntington Ingalls Industries Newport News 37,000
12 FCi Federal Ashburn 35,000
13 Leidos Reston 32,000
14 Sunrise Senior Living McLean 31,600
15 Sentara Healthcare Woodbridge 25,129
16 CarMax Henrico 24,344
17 Universal Corp/Va Richmond 24,000
18 Booz Allen Hamilton McLean 23,400
19 Ferguson Enterprises Newport News 23,251
20 Gannett McLean 21,000
21 The AES Arlington 19,000
22 Interstate Hotels & Resorts Arlington 19,000
23 Nextel Communications Reston 19,000
24 MAXIMUS Reston 18,800
25 CACI International Arlington 18,600
26 Constellis Reston 17,000
27 Graham Holdings Arlington 15,823
28 SAIC McLean 15,500
29 Estes Express Lines Richmond 14,957
30 Navy Exchange Virginia Beach 14,000
31 Performance Food Group Richmond 14,000
32 Navy Federal Credit Union Vienna 14,000
33 Bausch + Lomb Bridgewater 13,000
34 Orbital ATK Sterling 12,700
35 Carilion Clinic Roanoke 12,100
36 Hair Cuttery Glen Allen 12,000
37 Vie de France Vienna 12,000
38 Riverside Health System Newport News 11,055
39 John Morrell Smithfield 11,002
40 Markel Glen Allen 10,900
41 TEGNA McLean 10,121
42 Ratner Companies Vienna 10,000
43 Engility Chantilly 9,100
44 AMF Bowling Co. Mechanicsville 8,841
45 Altria Richmond 8,300
46 Owens & Minor Mechanicsville 7,900
47 The Nature Conservancy Arlington 7,537
48 WVU Medicine Morgantown 7,000
49 ManTech International Fairfax 7,000
50 Crestline Hotels & Resorts Fairfax 7,000
51 CAMC Health System Charleston 6,858
52 Centra Lynchburg 6,845
53 DynCorp International McLean 6,500
54 Crescent Hotels & Resorts Fairfax 6,435
55 DB Schenker Chesapeake 6,200
56 Paragon Systems Herndon 6,000
57 Freddie Mac McLean 5,982
58 BWX Technologies Lynchburg 5,900
59 American Woodmark Winchester 5,808
60 XO Communications Herndon 5,170
61 Amerigroup Virginia Beach 5,100
62 Beacon Roofing Supply Herndon 5,042
63 Prime Charleston 5,000
64 ICF Fairfax 5,000
65 Carpenter Richmond 5,000
66 SOC Fredericksburg 5,000
67 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Falls Church 5,000
68 Koons Automotive Companies Vienna 5,000
69 Pacific Architects and Engineers Incorporated Arlington 5,000
70 NVR Reston 4,900
71 CEB Arlington 4,900
72 MedExpress Morgantown 4,794
73 AOL Sterling 4,776
74 Command Security Herndon 4,750
75 K12 Herndon 4,750
76 PRA Group Careers Norfolk 4,512
77 Progressive Nursing Staffers Springfield 4,500
78 CHKD Thrift Store Norfolk 4,200
79 MVM Ashburn 4,100
80 DISYS McLean 4,000
81 Mary Washington Healthcare Fredericksburg 4,000
82 Patriot Coal Teays Valley 4,000
83 Aptara Falls Church 3,600
84 Imagine Schools Arlington 3,600
85 Vencore Chantilly 3,600
86 Omniplex World Services Chantilly 3,420
87 Genworth Richmond 3,400
88 Orbital Sciences Sterling 3,300
89 Interface Manassas 3,278
90 Dynalectric Company, Inc. Sterling 3,245
91 The Special Metals Corporation group of companies Huntington 3,188
92 Five Guys Lorton 3,112
93 Dominion Enterprises Norfolk 3,100
94 Thompson Hospitality Reston 3,000
95 Chippenham & Johnston-Willis Hospitals Richmond 3,000
96 CROWLEY FOODS Bristol 3,000
97 M.C. Dean Tysons 3,000
98 Patient First Glen Allen 2,961
99 Presidio Reston 2,800
100 USA TODAY McLean 2,800

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