Largest Employers 2018-06-27T18:31:54+00:00



Company Web Site Product/Service Full-Time-Employees
Manatee County School District Public education 5,695
Manatee County Government Government 1,700
Manatee County Sheriff’s Department Law enforcement 1,142
State College of Florida Post secondary education 443
City of Bradenton City government 481


Company Website Product/Service Full-Time Employees
Bealls Inc. Corporate headquarters & distribution center 1,732
Manatee Memorial Hospital Hospital 1,200
Tropicana Products Inc. Orange juice and juice beverages 1,000
Publix Grocery store chain 994
Blake Medical Center  Hospital  849
IMG Academy  International prep school & sports training institution 700
Feld Entertainment Producer of live family entertainment  600
TriNet HR solutions for small and midsize businesses 600
SYSCO West Coast Florida Inc. Food distribution 468
LECOM Medical, Dental, Pharmacy, and Masters programs in Healthcare Administration 430
Pierce Manufacturing Manufacturer of emergency equipment 409
Dentsply Sirona Manufacturer of professional dental products and technologies 249
Westminster Towers & Shores Active senior living community 214
SAFRAN Labinal Power Systems Electromedical and control instruments manufacturing 185
Air Products & Chemicals Gasses, chemicals & equipment services 180
Source: Direct Company Contact, FPL Powering Florida – updated May 2017