50 Largest Employers in Virginia
3rd Qtr. 2014
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RankEmployerNAICS CodeOwnership *Size Code **
1U.S. Department of Defense928 1009
2Wal Mart452 5009
3Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc.336 5009
4Fairfax County Public Schools611 3009
5Sentara Healthcare622 5009
6Food Lion445 5009
7County of Fairfax921 3009
8Postal Service491 1009
9HCA Virginia Health System622 5009
10U.S. Department of Homeland Defense926 1009
11Capital One Bank522 5009
12University of Virginia / Blue Ridge Hospital611 2009
13Inova Health System622 5009
14Prince William County School Board611 3009
15City of Virginia Beach Schools611 3009
16Loudoun County Schools611 3009
17Virginia Commonwealth University611 2009
18U.S. Department of Commerce926 1009
19Lowes' Home Centers, Inc.444 5009
20Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University611 2009
21Riverside Regional Medical Center622 5009
22Kroger445 5009
23Target Corp452 5009
24Booz, Allen and Hamilton541 5009
25MCV Hospital622 5009
26The Home Depot444 5009
27Chesterfield County School Board611 3009
28U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs923 1009
29Bon Secours Richmond Health System622 5009
30City of Virginia Beach921 3009
31VDOT237 2009
32University of Virginia Medical Center622 2009
33Henrico County School Board611 3009
34Wells Fargo Bank NA522 5009
35Anthem524 5009
36Roanoke Memorial Community Hospital622 5009
37U.P.S.492 5009
38Northrop Grumman Corporation334 5009
39George Mason University611 2009
40Dominion Virginia Power221 5009
41Centra Health622 5009
42Norfolk City School Board611 3009
43Anteon Corporation541 5009
44GEICO, Government Employees Insurance524 5009
45Chesapeake City Public School Board611 3009
46Navy Federal Credit Union522 5009
47United Airlines Inc481 5009
48City of Norfolk921 3009
49Arlington County School Board611 3009
50Giant Food445 5009

Ownership Code *Ownership Type
10Federal Government
20State Government
30Local Government
50Private
Size Code **Number of Employees
091000 and over employees
08500 to 999 employees
07250 to 499 employees
06100 to 249 employees
0550 to 99 employees
0420 to 49 employees
0310 to 19 employees
025 to 9 employees
010 to 4 employees

Source: Virginia Employment Commission,
Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)