BARTOW’S TOP EMPLOYERS:

POLK COUNTY TOP EMPLOYERS:

  • Publix Super Markets – 10,249
  • Walmart – 6,238
  • Polk County School Board – 6,210
  • Lakeland Regional Health (formerly LRMC) – 4,499
  • Winter Haven Hospital – 2,567
  • Baycare Health Systems – 2400
  • City of Lakeland – 2,359
  • GEICO – 2,139
  • MOSAIC Fertilizer – 1,993
  • Watson Clinic – 1,600
  • Polk County Sheriff’s Office – 1,500
  • Polk County Board of County Commissioners – 1,490
  • LEGOLAND, Florida – 1,461
  • State Farm Insurance – 1,129
  • Home Depot – 996
  • Polk State College – 932
  • Lowe’s – 892
  • GMRI, INC – 716
  • Winn Dixie Stores, Inc. – 691
  • USPS – 684
  • Florida Southern College – 626

 

Prepared by: Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO), Bureau of Labor Market Statistics
*Note: DEO cannot verify the accuracy of this vendor’s report.
**Note: Some of these employers listed may be duplicated due to this source’s use of telephone book listing to compile data (especially hospitals & government offices)
Source: InfoGroup Employer Database 2015 ed. 1
Total Number of Employees in Polk County: 232,114
Top Employers in Polk County, FL