Listed below are Houston’s Top 10 Employers based on number of employees.
Walmart over the last 50 years has grown to be the largest retailer in the world. They have 11,700 stores around the world under 65 banners in 28 countries and eCommerce websites. In the Houston area, more commonly recognized as Walmart or Sams Club.
2. Memorial Hermann Health System
Memorial Hermann is the largest not-for-profit health system in Southeast Texas. They have 15 hospitals and numerous specialty programs and services in and around the Houston area. The Memorial Hermann location in the Texas Medical Center has one of the busiest Level 1 trauma centers in the nation.
H-E-B is one of the largest grocery chains in Texas, with roughly 400 stores in Texas and in Mexico. They have been in business since 1905 and in the Houston area is the more predominant of the grocery stores available to shop at.
4. The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is the most premier cancer in the world, and one of the largest. In total, MD Anderson has more that 25 buildings in the Houston and Central Texas area.
With over 20,000 employees in the Greater Houston area, McDonald’s Corp is a top employer in Houston providing jobs with benefits such as 401K Plans, medical insurance and recognition programs for outstanding staff performance.
Houston Methodist is currently hiring in and around the Greater Houston area for registered nurses and sign-on bonuses for those who qualify. Houston Methodist is located in the Texas Medical Center, and has six community hospitals located throughout Houston.
Houston, Texas is home to the headquarters of The Kroger Co. Southwest Division, with dozens of grocery stores located throughout the Greater Houston area. Kroger offers employees competitive Total Rewards and advocates for a healthy work-life balance.
United Airlines believes that hiring talented employees and empowering them is what is critical to the success of the airline. They have many business resource groups available to their staff and offer benefits and traveler privileges to employees.
Schlumberger is the leading provider in the world for supplying reservoir characterization, drilling, production and processing the oil and gas industry. They working more than 85 countries and employ 100,000 people.
10. Shell Oil Co.
Shell is a leading oil and gas producer in the deepwater of the Gulf of Mexico. Also a pioneer in oil and gas exploration and production and a leading oil and natural gas producer.
Companies that follow the top 10:
11. Exxon Mobil Corp.
12. Texas Children’s Hospital
15. UTMB Health
16. Harris Health System
17. National Oilwell Varco
18. UT Health Science Center at Houston
20. The Home Depot
21. Fluor Corp.
22. Baylor College of Medicine
23. CHI St. Luke’s Health
24. JPMorgan Chase
27. Academy Sports + Outdoors
28. Baker Hughes
29. S&B Engineers and Constructors
30. Target Corp.