Bradenton Area’s Largest Employers

2016 Largest Employers

Company Web Site Product/Service Full-Time-Employees
Manatee County School District Public education 5,448
Manatee County Government Government 1,625
Manatee County Sheriff’s Department Law enforcement 1,081
State College of Florida Manatee Sarasota Post-secondary education 500
City of Bradenton City government 481
Company Web Site Product/Service Full-Time-Employees
Bealls Inc. Corporate headquarters & distribution center 1,694
Manatee Memorial Hospital Hospital 1,150
Tropicana Products Inc. Orange juice and juice beverages 1,000
Blake Medical Center Hospital 849
IMG Academy International prep school & sports training institution 640
Publix Grocery store chain 639
Feld Entertainment Producer of live family entertainment 563
TriNet  HR solutions to small and midsize businesses 550
SYSCO West Coast Florida Inc. Food distribution 470
Pierce Manufacturing Manufacturer of emergency equipment 400
Dentsply Sirona Manufacturer of professional dental priducts and technologies 400
SAFRAN Labinal Power Systems Electromedical and control instruments manufacturing 185
Air Products & Chemicals  Gasses, Chemicals, & Equipment Services 180