Arizona’s Largest Employers
An easy and convenient reference page for finding jobs with Arizona’s largest employers. Below you will find direct links to the Arizona employer’s job search, career and/or employment sections.
- Wal-Mart Stores Inc. of Bentonville, AR, is the top employer in Arizona for 2006. Founded in 1962, Wal-Mart currently employs nearly 26,000 in the state. Current career opportunities in Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. are drawn from a new online database.
- Banner Health of Phoenix, founded in 1911, ranks #2 with nearly 20,000 employees. The Career section of their website offers several search options, including Physician Practice openings.
- Honeywell International, an Aerospace Manufacturing Firm headquartered in Morristown, NJ, ranks #3 with approximately 12,500 employees in Arizona. Founded in 1952, Honeywell offers a global website with comprehensive Career Path information.
- Wells Fargo, headquartered in San Francisco and founded in 1852 is not far behind with a total of 11,800 employed in the state. The Employment area of the website offers Key Opportunities and other pertinent information about working at Wells Fargo.
- Intel Corp, a Semi-Conductor Manufacturing firm founded in 1968 is 5th on the list of Top Employers in Arizona. Headquartered in Santa Clara, CA, they employ about 10,900 people in Arizona. The Career and Jobs section of the Intel website offers a wide-range of possibilities to be explored.
- Raytheon Co. based in Waltham, MA is a manufactures missles. Founded in 1922, they employ about 10,650. Featured Jobs, Benefits and Diversity information is available on their webite at www.rayjobs.com.
- Based in Chandler, AZ, Bashas' Supermarkets are 7th with an employee count of 9,966. Founded in 1932, Bashas’ Family of Companies is a rapidly growing regional retail grocery company serving the entire state of Arizona. They offer a wide variety of challenging and rewarding employment opportunities.
- Home Depot, Inc. founded in 1978 and is headquartered in Atlanta. This Home Improvement business employs about 9,600 in Arizona. Whatever your career aspirations – whether it's part-time sales, managing a store of 200+ associates or heading up a team of IT professionals – The Home Depot offers all the challenge, opportunity, diversity, and growth you're looking for.
- Kroger (flying the Fry's Food banner in Arizona) is based in Cincinnati, Ohio and was founded in 1883. Employing 9,340 people in Arizona, Kroger is ranked 9th. They are always searching for individuals who share their passion for customer service, fairness, respect, openness, leadership and honesty.
- J.P. Morgan Chase, based in New York and offering Financial Services is ranked 10th with about 9,260 employees in Arizona. Founded way back in 1799, Global scale, world class talent, and a commitment to diversity shape a culture of leadership within JPMorgan Chase. Explore opportunities to join their team and deliver exceptional value to their clients.
- US Airways, founded in 1981 and headquartered in Phoenix, AZ employs 9,200. This airline, knows their employees are the key to providing outstanding customer service.
- MacDonald's restaurants, based in Oakbrooks, IL employs over 9,000. Come on in, and get all the details about career movement, training, and all the other benefits and challenges you'll find as a McDonald's Manager.
- Target Corp., founded in 1962 employs nearly 8,200 in Arizona. This discount retailer is headquarterd in Minneapolis, MN. Target is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and is a Drug-Free Workplace.
- Safeway Inc. is headquartered in Pleasanton, CA. This grocery store chain founded in 1926 employs 7200 citizens of Arizona. For anyone with a dream and a passion to lead and succeed in the challenging world of retail, Safeway offers huge advantages.
- Pinnacle West Capital Corp. of Phoenix was founded in 1985. This electric utility company ranks 15th with 7300 employees. Pinnacle West considers their employees a competitive advantage, and to retain and attract this talented workforce, they offer excellent compensation, strong benefits and a variety of career opportunities.
- Bank of America Corp., was founded in 1904 and is based in Charlotte, NC. Offering financial services, they are equally committed to customers and associates, contact them and join a team that shares your vision.
- American Express Co. is a financial services business headquartered in New York. Founded in 1850, American Express values its people and rewards their performance. They're committed to making a positive contribution to their customers' lives, and to the lives of their employees as well.
- Apollo Group Inc. of Phoenix was founded in 1973. Apollo Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, the University of Phoenix (including University of Phoenix Online), the Institute for Professional Development, the College for Financial Planning, and Western International University, has established itself as a leading provider of higher education programs for working adults by focusing on servicing the needs of the working adult.
- Walgreen Co., is a retail drugstore chain headquartered in Deerfield, IL. Founded in 1901, Walgreens is on the verge of the most spectacular growth in its history with 7000 stores planned by 2010.
- Albertsons, Inc., was founded in 1969 and is based out of Boise, ID. This retail grocery and drugstore chain employs nearly 6,000 people. Not only does Albertsons offer a comprehensive benefits package, but it's also a unique workplace where opportunities abound.
- Circle K is a convenience store chain and they have their headquarters in Laval, QC, Canada. Circle K strives to be the best place to shop and work.
- Scottsdale Healthcare is an Arizona based company founded in 1962. They offer a variety of exciting opportunities.
- Qwest Communications, Inc., was founded in 1896 and is headquartered in Denver, CO. At Qwest, you'll have the opportunity to learn more than a job; you'll develop a career.
- Phelps Dodge Corp. is a Phoenix mining company that is one of the oldest on this list. Founded in 1834, they employ more than 5,200 in the state. As part of their team, you will grow both personally and professionally to achieve a higher degree of career success.
- Marriott International is headquartered in Bethseda, MD. Ready to be challenged? Ready to achieve and to be recognized? .. Welcome to Marriott International, Inc.
- Catholic Healthcare West (CHW), headquartered in San Francisco, Calif., is a system of 40 hospitals and medical centers. At Catholic Healthcare West, you'll find extraordinary people who believe that values like dignity, justice, and stewardship are key to high quality, compassionate care.
- Boeing Co., an aircraft manufacturer based out of Chicago, IL was founded in 1916. From satellite communications to the International Space Station, if you want to do work that matters, you'll get your chance at Boeing
- Southwest Airlines, is a Dallas, TX based airline. They are committed to provide their Employees a stable work environment with equal opportunity for learning and personal growth.
- Salt River Project has delivered electricity and water to metropolitan Phoenix for over 100 years. SRP believes in the power of employee diversity. Their employees bring unique perspectives, creative insights and a broad range of cultural experiences to the table.
- Sun Health Corp. is a non-profit healthcare organization that exists to serve all ages with excellence in medical care, wellness programs, research and education. They are based in Sun City, AZ.
- Mayo Foundation is headquartered in Rochester, MN and was founded in 1864. Mayo Clinic has a wide range of opportunities for people with medical and non-medical backgrounds.
- General Dynamics Corp. is headquartered in Falls Church Va. Innovation and imagination happen here on a daily basis. If you like challenging work that makes a difference in and out of this world, this is the place for you.
- Starwood Hotels & Resorts is one of the world's largest and most well-respected companies in the hospitality industry. They offer world-class training and development, competitive benefits and a warm, caring environment.
- Abrazo Health Care facilities provide choice and greater access to both patients and staff. They are based in Nashville, TN.
- Carondelet Health Network is the oldest and largest not-for-profit health care provider in southern Arizona. We always count on the strength of the individual to bring our mission of care and compassion to patients and their families
- Costco Wholesale is a multi-billion dollar global retailer with warehouse club
operations headquartered in Issaquah, WA. Costco and You - A Perfect Fit! Costco offers great jobs,
great pay, great benefits and a great place to work!
- IBM Corp., is a Technology Services company based out of Armonk, NY. Be a part of IBM. The challenges, the rewards, the future—it's all up to you!
- TMC Healthcare honors its employees, beginning with generous salaries, tuition reimbursement, a great benefits package and more, all in a fast-growing/new city with deep historical roots and best of all, more than 350 days a year of sun shine.
- United Parcel Service is the world's largest global transportation company and is headquartered in Atlanta GA. The company's commitment to its employees has been recognized by several notable publications including America's Best Part-Time Job (Your Money magazine), America's Best Companies for Minorities (FORTUNE magazine) and Best Company Benefits (MONEY magazine.)
- Sears Holding Corp., is a Department Store chain based in Hoffman Estates, IL. Find an opportunity with a company that is transforming itself, while continuing to occupy a unique place in retailing and home services.
- Dillard's Inc. is also a Department Store chain. They are headquarterd in Little Rock, AR. Are you a professional person of integrity who enjoys working with the public, is outgoing, energetic, reliable and who wants to join a dynamic retailer?
- Freescale Semiconductor is a Microchip manufacturer based in Austin, TX. We're looking for high-energy, high-performance, highly motivated professionals who are ready to take advantage of all our possibilities.
- University Medical Center is located in Tuscon, AZ. They need technically competent staff, but more importantly, need staff who can live their values of personal responsibility, respect for self and others, innovation through teamwork, dedication to caring, and excellence in customer service.
- Lowe's Companies, is a Home-Improvement chain based in Moorseville, NC. A career in retailing isn’t for everyone. You have to be driven, want to work hard, deal with and be with people. You also have to be able to deal with success.
- John C. Lincoln Health Network is a nationally-recognized non-profit organization including two hospitals, physician practices and a network of charitable community service programs serving Phoenix, Arizona.
- JC Penney Co. Inc. is a retail Department store chain that is headquartered in Plano, TX. Career growth and success are always on the up … inside JCPenney. Whether you’re fresh out of school or a seasoned pro, JCPenney offers a variety of career choices just for you. It all starts with a fun environment, room for advancement and a perfect work-life balance –– and then continues with a satisfying, rewarding career path.
- Morgan Stanley Dean Witter offers Financial Services. Morgan Stanley can provide a superior foundation for building a professional career — a place for people to learn, to achieve and to grow.
- Northern Arizona Healthcare is based in Flagstaff, AZ. NAH is the largest healthcare organization in Northern Arizona serving almost one half of the state and employing over 2,200 people.
- Cox Communications, Inc. is a leader in the digital age. This utility company has it's headquarters in Atlanta, GA. As an employer they focus on their employees through Personal Growth, Professional Development, Recognition, and Opportunity.
- FedEx Corp. is a delivery, copy center business that is based in Memphis, TN. FedEx Corporation companies are consistently recognized for their progressive and innovative policies, programs, benefits, and stimulating working environment.
- USAA, based in San Antonio, TX is a financial services company serving the US Military. If you know what it means to serve, then come be a part of something special. Consider a career with USAA.
- As the state's largest newspaper, The Arizona Republic offers its readers a strong focus on local news, along with national and international news.
- Caremark Rx Inc. is a Nashville, TN based Pharmaceutical Services firm. Caremark is a leading provider of pharmaceutical and biotech services to health plans, health plan sponsors and participants across the United States.
- Starbucks Coffee is headquartered in Seattle, WA and is a Food Service business. They provide opportunities to develop your skills, further your career, and achieve your goals.
- Founded in 1922 and still family-owned, Shamrock Foods specializes in the manufacturing and distribution of quality food and food-related products.
- Petsmart Inc. is headquartered in Phoenix and is the largest specialty retailer of services and solutions for the lifetime needs of pets. At PetSmart, you can combine your love for pets with a challenging and rewarding career.
- UniSource Energy Corp., parent company to Tucson Electric Power (TEP) and UniSource Energy Services (UES), is the largest corporation headquartered in Southern Arizona. Their offerings include a generous package of salary, benefits and compensation to its employees.
- Rural/Metro Corp. is a leading provider of emergency and non-emergency medical transportation services. Today, Rural/Metro’s employees draw from more than 50 years of experience bringing the highest levels of patient care and public safety to our customers.
- Swift Transportation Co. is now the nations largest publicly-held truckload carrier. Founded in 1965, their headquarters can be found in Phoenix.
- Avnet Inc. is an electronics distributor based in Phoenix as well. Avnet is always seeking qualified professionals who will help the company maintain its position as a leader in the world wide distribution of electronic components and computer products, and in the marketing and services that leverage our distribution business.
- Based in San Francisco, CA, Charles Schwab Inc. offers financial services and employ about 2,200 people in Arizona. Schwab's Career Center is looking for people with the desire, drive and creativity to find solutions that help meet the clients' needs - individuals who want the chance to learn, grow with the company and explore their career opportunities.
- Asarco Inc. has produced copper and other essential metals for over 100 years. They are headquartered in Mexico City.
- Laboratory Sciences of Arizona (Sonora Quest Laboratories) is based in Tempe, AZ. At Sonora Quest Laboratories, our Mission, Vision, and Values are more than just words on paper. They are the guidance we use in everything we do.
- Cigna Healthcare is searching for the very best and brightest. If you're motivated and results-driven, energized and hard-working, CIGNA may be the place for you. And if you're looking for an employer that is strongly committed to developing talent and rewarding accomplishment, you're looking in the right place.
- Mesa Air Group Inc., based in Phoenix is in the transportation business. Aside from being a great place to work with great people, Mesa Air Group and its subsiduaries offers its employees competitive salaries, opportunities for advancement and a competitive benefits package.
- Microchip Technology Inc. designs jobs and provide opportunities promoting employee teamwork, productivity, creativity, pride in work, trust, integrity, fairness, involvement, development and empowerment. They are based in Chandler, AZ.
- CSK Auto Corp. is a retail auto parts chain headquartered in Phoenix, AZ. Their culture of promotion from within has created opportunities for many associates to start at entry level positions and work their way up to become top level executives
- Rinker Materials is one of the world's top 10 heavy building materials groups, with operations in aggregates, cement, concrete, asphalt and concrete pipe and products.
- Amerco (U-Haul) is a self-storage, moving concern based in Reno, NV. Whether you are looking for a second job, need part-time work while in school or would like to establish yourself with one company, U-Haul is the place for you
- ACS offers innovative and effective outsourcing solutions for clients around the world. ACS offers an exciting and challenging place to build a career. If you want to make a difference and are ready to show your "can do" spirit, check out their current positions.
- Yuma Regional Medical (YRMC) in Yuma, Arizona offers a welcome alternative for health specialists who wish to develop their skills and career. YRMC offers its employees a comprehensive benefits package, including health care/dental/vision, generous paid-leave-time (PLT), an extended illness bank (EIB), tuition reimbursement program, advanced degree sponsorship, unmatched employer sponsored pension plan, 403(b), and the list goes on.
- W.L. Gore & Associates Inc. is a medical products manufacturer based in Newark, DE. Challenge, opportunity and a unique corporate culture are among the reasons to consider a career at W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc.
- The career path at Insight Enterprises in Tempe, AZ provides a wealth of opportunities for professionals with technical and non-technical skills alike in all disciplines from accounting and finance, to advertising, engineering, purchasing and sales.
- Phoenix Childrens Hospital is Arizona's only hospital dedicated to children. Phoenix Children's Hospital made the business decision to switch to electronic applications in order to better serve candidates as well as their hiring managers.
- Schuck & Sons Construction is the only NAHB certified framing and trim contractor in Arizona. They are based in Glendale, AZ.
- Verizon Wireless values the ideas, enthusiasm and ambition that you bring. We'll expect you take ownership of your job, your projects and your career. It takes a wide variety of talented professionals to provide the nation's best, most reliable wireless network.
- Earnhardt Auto Centers - The largest auto retailer in the United States. Earnhardt’s 1,500 employees enjoy benefits such as 401K, profit sharing, medical, dental and life insurance, paid vacation and sick leave.
- Schaller Anderson Inc. is a Healthcare company headquartered in Phoenix, AZ. They are an equal opportunity employer with available day, night and weekend shifts in some locations to accommodate your lifestyle.
- ABM Industries Inc. has been one of the leaders in commercial facility services for nearly a century. When you are ready to put your skills, enthusiasm and leadership to work, you should look to ABM.
- Robson Communications Inc. is a Real Estate, Rental, Leasing company located in Sun Lakes, AZ. They employ over 1500.
- Corrections Corp. of America specializes in the design, building and management of prisons, jails and detention facilities and providing inmate residential and prisoner transportation services in partnership with government. CCA is the nation’s largest provider of outsourced corrections management. Every day, their employees keep private jails and prisons safe and secure, while providing opportunities for offenders to improve themselves.
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of AZ (BCBSAZ) offers a competitive salary and benefits package plus a dynamic and growth-oriented work environment. Since 1939, BCBSAZ has become one of the most trusted and recognized companies in the Valley. Our stability, long history and brand recognition all contribute in helping us to attract and retain talented employees.
- Motorola Inc. is a recognized global technology leader with 75 years of innovation in their portfolio. Motorola is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We welcome and encourage diversity in our workplace.
- After 20 years, Intuit Inc. continues to transform business and financial management for small businesses, accounting professionals and consumers. Intuit supports diversity and inclusion through a Diversity Council of 20 senior leaders across the company focused on moving several key initiatives forward.
- State Farm Insurance Cos. - Their success is built on a foundation of shared values -- quality service and relationships, mutual trust, integrity, and financial strength. State Farm recruits for talent and skills all across the United States and in Canada.
- Securitas Security Services USA Inc. was founded in 1850 and is headquartered in Westlake Village, CA. “People Make the Difference” at Securitas, where employment opportunities are as unique and diverse as our 600-plus office locations throughout the United States.
- The Vanguard Group understands the value of diversity, and we actively recruit a workforce with the greatest depth and breadth of backgrounds and experience. "Vanguard's mission is simple: To be the world's highest–value provider of investment services."
- Medtronic Inc. is a medical products manufacturer based in Minneapolis, MN. Your skills, knowledge and ingenuity will make a difference at Medtronic.
- Troon Golf LLC offers opportunities for professional and personal growth with the most innovative golf management, development and marketing company in the industry. The creativity and energy of our people stimulate a culture of enthusiasm, excellence and innovation.
- Scottsdale Insurance Co. is in on the secret every great company knows: we are only as good as our people. Headquartered in Scottsdale, AZ and a wholly owned subsidiary of Nationwide®, they employ over 1250 people.
- Empire Southwest LLC is a heavy equipment company based in Mesa, AZ. Empire pays top dollar for top performers! We are always looking for experienced mechanics.
- Sun Land Beef Co. is a beef processing company owned by Smithfield Beef Group. They have over 1200 employees in the state of Arizona.
- Discount Tire Co. celebrates the spirit of their people with extraordinary pride and enthusiasm. We are a company that promotes from within, both in our retail and corporate operations.
- ON Semiconductor Corp. is a leading supplier of power and data management products for increasingly sophisticated portable computer, communications and consumer applications. ON Semiconductor offers highly competitive pay, industry-leading training, comprehensive health care, retirement benefits, profit sharing, and much more.
- Based in Phoenix, AZ, Cavco Industries Inc. has built a quality reputation as being a leader in all types of housing in the Southwest year after year since 1965. Cavco employs more than 1,000 people in its operations.
- eTelecare Global Solutions AZ Inc. attracts top call center talent with competitive compensation, personal development training and opportunities for advancement. eTelecare is a fast growing company, and they actively seek candidates who have the skills and dedication to help eTelecare build on its reputation for quality customer care.
- Lockheed Martin Corp. is driven by innovation and integrity…in their commitment to set the highest ethical standards; and in their ability to embrace important, world-changing work that benefits our nation, our allies and people in general. They are a Technology manufacturer based in Bethesda, MD and employing 1,200 in Arizona.
- Sundt Construction Co. offers a full spectrum of innovative construction and related services to meet the ever-changing needs of our public and private sector customers in select domestic and international markets.
- American Airlines has built a solid reputation as a strong, competitive leader in the airline industry. Explore the opportunity to land the job of your dreams.
- Knight Transportation Inc. has a career opportunity to meet YOUR needs - Home Time to Meet Your Needs; Dedicated Job Placement; Competitive Pay Packages; Choice of Loads When Possible.