Major Employers

Snohomish County is home to a broad range of employers. From internationally recognized and nationally known corporations, to regional enterprises, employment possibilities exist  across a vibrant variety of sources. 


The Top 20 private and public sector employers in Snohomish County in 2022 are as follows:

CompanyBusiness LineTotal 2022Private / Public
The Boeing CompanyAircraft Manufacturing29,630Private
Providence SwedishHealth Care7,350Private
Naval Station EverettU.S. Navy Base4,300Public
Edmonds School DistrictSchool District3,800Public
The Tulalip TribesGaming, Real Estate, Gov’t Services3,659Public
Washington State Government (includes colleges)State Government3,261Public
Snohomish County GovernmentCounty Government2,877Public
Albertsons Companies, Inc.Retail- Grocery2,719Private
The Everett Clinic, Part of OptumSchool District2,639Public
Everett Public SchoolsSchool District2,522Public
Mukilteo School District School District2,280Public
WalmartRetail- Grocery2,100Private
Premera Blue CrossHealth Insurer2,000Private
Marysville School DistrictSchool District1,600Public
U.S. Federal GovernmentFederal Government1,551Public
Philips HealthcareMedical Device1,494Private
Crane ElectronicsAerospace & Electronics1,242Private
Monroe Correctional ComplexCorrections1,200Public
TerraconEngineering & Science1,144Private

Many notable firms have headquarters in our metropolitan area, including:

Alaska AirlinesAirline
Amazon.comOnline Shopping
Coinstar/ RedboxVending Equipment
Expedia.comOnline Travel
MicrosoftHardware / Software
NintendoVideo Gaming
Recreational Equipment Inc. (REI)Outdoor clothing/equipment