Home to Major Employers

Oakland is home to several corporate headquarters and major employers.


Largest Firms by Number of Employees

Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Hospitals, and Kaiser Permanente Medical Group
Oakland Unified School District
City of Oakland
Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) DISTRICT
State of California
United Parcel Service
Southwest Airlines
UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland
Alta Bates Summit Medical Center/Sutter Health
East Bay Municipal Utility District (East Bay MUD)
U.S. Postal Service
University of California
Manos Home Care
Universal Security Solutions
Peralta Community College District
East Bay Regional Park District
U.S. Government
Securitas Security Services
Kipp Bay Area Schools
RHI Staffing
Helix Electric
Clorox Company
Mills College
AC Transit District
Shimmick Construction
Mettler-Toledo Rainin Instruments
Levy Restaurants
California College of the Arts
Wells Fargo Bank
Goodwill Industries
Ovations Fanfare
McGuire and Hester
Waste Management
Matson Navigation
Avitus Group
Marriott Hotels
Whole Foods Market

as of 4th Quarter 2018