Top Employers in Wilmington Area

Are you looking to relocate to the Wilmington area, but don't know where to start with the job search?  Check out the top 25 Employers in our area, listed by the Wilmington Chamber of Commerce.  Once you find your new position, contact us to help you get started looking for your new home!

Top 25 Employers

Company (Product/Service) - Employee Count

1. New Hanover Regional Medical Center/Cape Fear Hospital (Hospitals) - 4,887

2. New Hanover County Schools (Education) - 4,129

3. General Electric (Global Nuclear Fuel/Aircraft/Nuclear Energy/Nuclear Energy) - 2,128

4. University of NC Wilmington (Higher Education) - 1,809

5. PPD, Inc. (Discovery & Development Services to Pharmaceutical & Biotech) - 1,800

6. New Hanover County (County Government) - 1,673

7. Cape Fear Community College (Education) - 1,256

8. City of Wilmington (Government) - 1,200

    Verizon Wireless (Communications) - 1,200

9. Progress Energy - Southport & Wilmington (Electricity) - 1,100

10. WalMart (Retail) - 1,000

11. aaiPharma (Pharmaceutical Product Sales and Drug Development) - 915

12. Corning, Inc. (Optical Fiber) - 900

13. International Paper - Riegelwood Operations (Bleached Pulp & Paperboard) - 743

14. DEL Laboratories (Cosmetic & Over-the-counter Pharmaceutical Manufacturing & Distribution) - 589

15. Wachovia (Banking Services) - 500

16. KoSa (Chemicals) - 300

17. L L Building Products (Home Building Products) - 286

18. Louisiana Pacific Corp. (Laminated Veneer Lumber) - 270

19. INVISTA (Dacron Polyester) - 224

20. Star News (Newspaper) - 215

21. Bedford Fair Industries (Women's Apparel - Mail Order) - 200

22. International Paper Carton Div. (Paperboard Cartons) -175

23. Elementis Chromium LP (Sodium Bichromate) - 121

24. Chemtex Engineers (Plant Consulting) - 100

25. VisionAir (Software Development for Law Enforcement) - 100

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