San Diego County Largest Employers*

4,053 Youth development, community relations
(QCOM) - Wireless technologies and services
(SRE) 5,000 Utility company
2,000 Utilities/Cable, telecommunications
4,500 Theme park and entertainment company
(VSAT) 1,688 Telecommunications
4,184 State university
43,300 State government
5,000 Space and Naval warfare systems command
2,550 Ship builder
- Resort Hotel
2,892 Research organization
1,900 Public university
13,559 Public school district
- Public health system
(CUB) 1,031 Primariliy engaged in the design, development, manufacture. inegration and sustainment of high technology systems, products and services for government and commercial customers.
1,700 Nationally ranked university
- Military hospital/health care
- Manufacturers of industrial gas turbines
- Largest communications holding company in the world by revenue
- International package delivery service
1,500 Hospitality
4,850 Hospital/health care
6,500 Hospital
2,279 Hospital
- Hospital
- home improvement retailer
(BPI) - Higher Education
2,375 Higher education
- Higher education
8,900 Health care provider
3,000 Gaming Casino
(JACK) - Franchise restaurants
24,200 Federal administration, civic, government
- Energy, environmental and defense systems
2,300 Education
2,542 District Education Service and Support Center (ESSC
(NOC) 4,500 Designer, systems integrator and manufacturer of military aircraft, defense electronics, precision weapons, commercial and military aerostructures.
21,500 Defense/government agency
- Defense contractor, IT
20,100 County government agency
2,700 Corrections/Law Enforcement
3,000 Conservation organizations, theme park attraction
13,750 Community-based health care system with a proud legacy of providing excellent care for the people of San Diego.
; four acute-care hospitals on five campuses, a network of clinics, home health
1,250 Community hospital
- Community College (Education)
2,665 Community college
1,500 Community College
28,672 College/University
- City Government
18,000 City government
- Casino, spa and resort
- Casino, gaming
- Casino and resort
1,600 Casino and resort
- Casino and hotel
- Banking
(NYSE: UTX) - Aerospace
- A self-supporting government enterprise, the U.S. Postal Service is the only delivery service that reaches every address in the nation
15,865 A not-for-Profit integrated regional health care services provider.
2,151 A medium size, teaching hospital that provides outpatient and inpatient care