Largest companies in Arizona: See which businesses made the top 10

PHOENIX - From hospitals to universities and retail giants, Arizona has some massive companies to boast about.

Arizona has a total of 2,361,800 employees across the state, according to 2016 data from the Maricopa Association of Governments.

The aggregated data shows that Banner Health is the largest employer, with almost 27,000 employees.

Government-run organizations took 4 of the top 10 spots.

Take a look at the list of the top 10 largest employers in Arizona below:

Rank Business Name Employees Locations
1 Banner Health 26,950 55
2 State Of Arizona 22,780 282
3 Walmart 14,980 60
4 County Of Maricopa 12,960 151
5 Wells Fargo 12,550 193
6 Frys Food Stores 12,540 92
7 City Of Phoenix 11,080 153
8 Intel Corporation 10,940 3
9 Arizona State University 10,490 5
10 Bank Of America 9,720 111


Certain regions do not participate in sharing their employment data with the Maricopa Association of Governments, so their employment information is not included in this list.

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