50 Largest Employers in Virginia
3rd Qtr. 2015
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RankEmployerNAICS CodeOwnership *Size Code **
1U.S. Department of Defense928 1009
2Wal Mart452 5009
3Sentara Healthcare622 5009
4Fairfax County Public Schools611 3009
5Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc.336 5009
6Food Lion445 5009
7County of Fairfax921 3009
8Postal Service491 1009
9HCA Virginia Health System622 5009
10U.S. Department of Homeland Defense926 1009
11Inova Health System622 5009
12University of Virginia / Blue Ridge Hospital611 2009
13Capital One Bank522 5009
14Prince William County School Board611 3009
15Loudoun County Schools611 3009
16City of Virginia Beach Schools611 3009
17Virginia Commonwealth University611 2009
18U.S. Department of Commerce926 1009
19Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University611 2009
20Lowes' Home Centers, Inc.444 5009
21Kroger445 5009
22Riverside Regional Medical Center622 5009
23Target Corp452 5009
24MCV Hospital622 5009
25U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs923 1009
26Booz, Allen and Hamilton541 5009
27The Home Depot444 5009
28University of Virginia Medical Center622 2009
29Bon Secours Richmond Health System622 5009
30City of Virginia Beach921 3009
31Chesterfield County School Board611 3009
32VDOT237 2009
33Henrico County School Board611 3009
34Wells Fargo Bank NA522 5009
35Anthem524 5009
36Anteon Corporation541 5009
37Roanoke Memorial Community Hospital622 5009
38U.P.S.492 5009
39Centra Health622 5009
40George Mason University611 2009
41Northrop Grumman Corporation334 5009
42Dominion Virginia Power221 5009
43GEICO, Government Employees Insurance524 5009
44Navy Federal Credit Union522 5009
45Norfolk City School Board611 3009
46Chesapeake City Public School Board611 3009
47Arlington County School Board611 3009
48United Airlines Inc481 5009
49City of Norfolk921 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)