Post 200 The guide to the region's top businesses

Private companies     U.S. headquarters     Nonprofits     Major employers     Universities     Hospitals     Sports     Public companies and financial services     Law and Lobby     Banks and credit unions    

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Rank   Name   Total employees   Local employees  
None Giant Food (Ahold USA) 6273 3954
None Macy's 161000 8000
None McDonald's 650000 14980
None Safeway 180000 10700
None UPS 398300 2976
None Verizon 195000 13100
None Wal-Mart 2100000 7525
None AT&T 267720 5357
None Comcast 135000 2847
None FedEx 290000 8600

Many companies with the largest presence in the region are not based here. Here are the top out-of-state employers, based on how many people they employ locally.

NOTE: Our methodology for the rankings.