Major Employers

The Nashville region is home to more than 1.8 million people and 40,000 businesses. Nashville’s advantages attract diverse new businesses from across the country to relocate here and continue to prosper. Join us, and you'll be in good company.

Company # of Employees Locally
Vanderbilt University
24,719
Nissan North America10,900 
Saint Thomas Health7,100
HCA7,000
Community Health Systems4,300
Asurion4,175
Randstad4,100
The Kroger Co.3,173
National HealthCare Corp.3,100
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store3,012
Shoney's3,000
Electrolux Home Products2,900
GM2,643
Amazon.com2,250
Maury Regional Medical Center2,200
Middle Tennessee State University2,174
Triumph Aerostructure2,135
Dollar General Corp.2,050
UPS2,012
AT&T1,950
A.O. Smith Corp.1,912
Bridgestone Americas1,855
United Healthcare1,682
Goodwill Industries of Middle Tennessee1,670
State Farm Insurance Cos.1,650
Ingram Content Group1,648
Dell Corp1,600
OHL1,577
Walgreen Co.1,557
Schneider Electric1,513
IBEX1,500
Tyson Foods1,500
Williamson Medical Center1,449
UBS1,394
Genesco1,380
Verizon Wireless1,300
Regions Financial Corp.1,250
LifeWay Christian Resources1,244
Deloitte1,225
YMCA of Middle Tennessee1,206
Cigna-Healthspring1,200
Gateway Medical Center1,100
Sumner Regional Medical Center1,070
Belmont University1,067
Mars Petcare1,055
Austin Peay State University1,039
Johnson Controls1,000
The Trane Company1,000
Change Healthcare980
Unipres USA975

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