TOP PRIVATE EMPLOYERS IN SARASOTA COUNTY
Company Full-time Primary Product/Service
PGT Industries 1,440 Window And Door Manufacturer
Publix 1,335 Grocery Store Chain
Venice Regional Medical Center 1,200 Hospital
FCCI Insurance Group 720 Insurance
Sun Hydraulics Corporation 702 Manufacturer - Hydraulic Cartridge Valves
Goodwill Industries 682 Not-for-Profit Retailer
Tervis Tumbler 619 Insulated Plastic Tumbler Manufacturer
Sunset Automotive Group 650 Automobile Retailer
Doctors Hospital of Sarasota 437 Hospital
Pines of Sarasota 342 Not-for-Profit Nursing & Assisted Living Center
Englewood Community Hospital 306 Hospital
Hoveround 300 Wheelchair manufacturer
Ringling College of Art and Design 290 Art School
Sarasota Herald-Tribune 256 Newspaper Publisher
ArtisTree 249 Landscape Contractors
Freedom Senior Management 242 Retirement Community
Aso LLC 230 Manufacturer - Bandages
SunTrust Bank 225 Commercial Bank
Gettel Automotive 210 Automobile Dealerships
The Glenridge at Palmer Ranch 192 Retirement Community
CAE Healthcare 192 Manufacturer of Patient Simulators
L-3 Communications/L-3 Aviation Recorders 187 Manufacturer of Aviation Recorders
HMA 185 Healthcare Facility
Sarasota Family YMCA 173 Health, Fitness, and Family Services Provider
United Natural Foods, Inc. 191 Warehouse Distribution Center
JeldWen 165 Interior door manufacturer
Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium 157 Marine Life Research Facility
Gold Coast Eagle Distributing 155 Beverage Distributor
     
NOTE: The Economic Development Corporation of Sarasota County has compiled this listing of the largest private employers in Sarasota County based upon information provided. This list may not be all-inclusive. These figures are approximate as of November 2013.
     
TOP GOVERNMENT EMPLOYERS IN SARASOTA COUNTY
Company Full-time Primary Product/Service
School Board of Sarasota County 4,664 Public Education
Sarasota Memorial Health Care System 3,099 Health Care
Sarasota County 2,052 Municipality
Sheriff 976 Municipality
City of Sarasota 596 Municipality
City of North Port 523 Municipality
New College of Florida COH204 255 Public Education
City of Venice 252 Municipality
Clerk of Circuit Court 221 Municipality
USF Sarasota/Manatee 175 Public Education
John and Mable Ringling Museum 166 Museum
Town of Longboat Key 119 Municipality
 
NOTE: The Economic Development Corporation of Sarasota County has compiled this listing of the largest government employers in Sarasota County based upon information provided. This list may not be all-inclusive. These figures are approximate as of November 2013.
     
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