Wake County is home to employers of all industries and sizes. The Major Employers List below provides a snapshot of both public and private companies in Wake County and Research Triangle Park that employ 2.000 or more people.
|Duke University and Health System||36,004|
|State of North Carolina||24,083|
|Wake County Public School System||18,554|
|North Carolina State University||9,069|
|WakeMed Health & Hospitals||8,943|
|SAS Institute, Inc.||5,616|
|North Carolina Department of Health & Human Services||3,800|
|City of Raleigh||3,673|
|Spectraforce Technologies Inc.||2,600|
|Wake Technical Community College||2,547|
|First Citizens Bank||2,026|
|Pharmaceutical Product Development, Inc. (PPD)||2,000|
The complete Major Employers Directory, which contains companies located in Wake County and the Research Triangle Park that employ more than 250 people, can be viewed here.
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