The 100 Largest Companies In West Virginia For 2022

By Chris Kolmar - Jun. 7, 2021

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If you live in West 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 West 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 West Virginia.

Below, we’ll give you a complete list of West Virginia’s 90 largest companies, but first, here’s a look at the top 10:

  1. West Virginia United Health System (Jobs)

  2. CAMC Health System (Jobs)

  3. Brand Energy and Infrastructure Services (Jobs)

  4. Gabe’s (Jobs)

  5. ESMARK (Jobs)

  6. Marshall University (Jobs)

  7. Ogden Newspapers (Jobs)

  8. Thomas Memorial Hospital (Jobs)

  9. Newell Bancshares (Jobs)

  10. Cabell Huntington Hospital (Jobs)

West Virginia United Health System 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 West 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 West Virginia with at least 100 employees. That left us with 90 companies.

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

As it turns out, West Virginia United Health System looks to the be the biggest company in West Virginia clocking in with 7,000 employees.

Now, check out how the 90 biggest companies in West Virginia ranked.

Detailed List Of The 90 Biggest Companies In West Virginia

Rank Company City Employees Jobs
1 West Virginia United Health System Morgantown 7,000 Jobs
2 CAMC Health System Charleston 6,858 Jobs
3 Brand Energy and Infrastructure Services Culloden 6,000 Jobs
4 Gabe’s Morgantown 3,800 Jobs
5 ESMARK Wheeling 3,740 Jobs
6 Marshall University Huntington 3,500 Jobs
7 Ogden Newspapers Wheeling 3,500 Jobs
8 Thomas Memorial Hospital South Charleston 3,000 Jobs
9 Newell Bancshares Newell 3,000 Jobs
10 Cabell Huntington Hospital Huntington 2,581 Jobs
11 Wheeling Hospital Wheeling 2,500 Jobs
12 Thomas Health System South Charleston 2,450 Jobs
13 American Public Education Charles Town 2,355 Jobs
14 United Bank Charleston 2,230 Jobs
15 WesBanco Wheeling 1,928 Jobs
16 Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack Resort New Cumberland 1,700 Jobs
17 Monongalia Health System Morgantown 1,427 Jobs
18 Sterling Hospitality Morgantown 1,300 Jobs
19 Weirton Medical Center Weirton 1,208 Jobs
20 Greenbrier Hotel White Sulphur Springs 1,206 Jobs
21 Vecellio Grogan Beckley 1,200 Jobs
22 Princeton Community Hospital Princeton 1,097 Jobs
23 WV State Police South Charleston 1,026 Jobs
24 The National Church Supply Company Chester 1,000 Jobs
25 AMFM Charleston 1,000 Jobs
26 Woodcraft Supply Parkersburg 1,000 Jobs
27 Wheeling Island Gaming Wheeling 946 Jobs
28 Raleigh General Hospital Beckley 930 Jobs
29 Worldwide Equipment Parkersburg 890 Jobs
30 The Homer Laughlin China Company Newell 887 Jobs
31 Mardi Gras Casino WV Charleston 850 Jobs
32 City Holding Company Charleston 847 Jobs
33 Swanson Industries Morgantown 800 Jobs
34 Shepherd University Shepherdstown 780 Jobs
35 Superior Fibers Reedsville 774 Jobs
36 Fairmont Regional Medical Center Fairmont 752 Jobs
37 Wheeling University Wheeling 750 Jobs
38 Allied Food Industries Huntington 750 Jobs
39 Macado’s Beckley 750 Jobs
40 Winans Services Parkersburg 725 Jobs
41 Allegheny Wood Products Petersburg 719 Jobs
42 Pleasant Valley Hospital Point Pleasant 694 Jobs
43 Oglebay Wheeling 690 Jobs
44 Capital Area Services Co Charleston 640 Jobs
45 Raleigh Mine Industrial Supply Mount Hope 600 Jobs
46 University of Charleston Charleston 600 Jobs
47 State Electric Supply Company Huntington 570 Jobs
48 Northwood Health Systems Wheeling 569 Jobs
49 Mountaineer Gas Company Charleston 566 Jobs
50 Davis Memorial Hospital Elkins 508 Jobs
51 Cramer Security Investigations Beckley 505 Jobs
52 Westbrookhealth Parkersburg 502 Jobs
53 Jackson Kelly PLLC Charleston 420 Jobs
54 MPL Buckhannon 420 Jobs
55 West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine Lewisburg 360 Jobs
56 Premier Financial Bancorp Huntington 356 Jobs
57 KeyLogic Systems Morgantown 330 Jobs
58 Alderson Broaddus University Philippi 300 Jobs
59 Fruth Pharmacy Point Pleasant 300 Jobs
60 Bowles Rice Charleston 300 Jobs
61 Spilman Thomas Battle Charleston 270 Jobs
62 Summit Financial Group Moorefield 251 Jobs
63 Rish Equipment Bluefield 210 Jobs
64 Triad Engineering Parkersburg 180 Jobs
65 Mustang Survival Elizabeth 180 Jobs
66 Tri-State Roofing-Sheet Metal Morgantown 180 Jobs
67 SW Resources Parkersburg 175 Jobs
68 Worthington Manor Parkersburg 175 Jobs
69 HealthWays Weirton 175 Jobs
70 Monongalia County Health Dept. Morgantown 175 Jobs
71 Charleston-Kanawha Housing Charleston 175 Jobs
72 Potomac Valley Properties Hedgesville 175 Jobs
73 Parkersburg High School Parkersburg 175 Jobs
74 Davis Elkins College Elkins 175 Jobs
75 Burns Motor Freight Marlinton 175 Jobs
76 v100 Charleston 175 Jobs
77 Precision Coil Clarksburg 175 Jobs
78 Mountain River Tours Hico 175 Jobs
79 Teknetix Parkersburg 175 Jobs
80 Clarksburg Publishing Company Clarksburg 175 Jobs
81 Kanawha Manufacturing Company Charleston 175 Jobs
82 American Office Systems Charleston 175 Jobs
83 WV Dept. of Arts, Culture History Moundsville 175 Jobs
84 Marquee Cinemas Beckley 150 Jobs
85 Flying W Plastics Glenville 150 Jobs
86 Minnie Hamilton Health System Grantsville 150 Jobs
87 The Dominion Post Morgantown 150 Jobs
88 Parkline, Eleanor 150 Jobs
89 pbs-trial Morgantown 120 Jobs
90 Jefferds Saint Albans 120 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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