Greater Irvine Chamber Member Businesses Among OC’s Largest Employers
Wednesday, November 22, 2017
Among a list of Orange County’s 84 largest employers released on Nov. 20 by the Orange County Business Journal, 17 are Greater Irvine Chamber member businesses. Leaders Circle member University of California, Irvine holds the #2 spot with 23,605 workers—all in OC—following The Walt Disney Company, which employs 30,000 in the county and 195,000 companywide. Kaiser Permanente is at #5 with 7,800 employees in Orange County, and 192,607 companywide.
Combined, the top local employers added 2,300 jobs, a one percent increase over the past 12 months, according to the Journal.
Chamber member businesses listed among top OC employers:
|Rank #||Company||# of employees in OC|
|2||University of California, Irvine||23,605|
|9||Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian||5,680|
|12||California State University, Fullerton||5,044|
|15||Edwards Lifesciences Corp.||4,329|
|18||Wells Fargo & Co.||4,000|
|31||Marriott International Inc.||2,940|
|35||United Parcel Service of America Inc.||2,497|
|46||Hyatt Hotels Corp.||1,800|
|50||B. Braun Medical Inc.||1,650|
|53||Goodwill of Orange County||1,629|
|70||Thales Avionics Inc.||1,300|
|78||Alcon Research Ltd.||1,100|
The full list of OC’s largest employers can be viewed here.
Can’t access the list? Find out how to receive your one-year subscription* to the Orange County Business Journal as a benefit of Greater Irvine Chamber membership by contacting Dinh Ta. (949) 502-4119.
For information on becoming part of the Greater Irvine Chamber's elite Leaders Circle, contact Jessica Welch. (949) 502-4115.
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