America's Largest Private Companies

Rank Company State Industry Revenue ($ bil) Employees
1 Cargill Minnesota Food, Drink & Tobacco 134.90 143,000
2 Koch Industries Kansas Multicompany 115.00 100,000
3 Dell Texas Technology Hardware & Equip 57.20e 111,300
4 Bechtel California Construction 39.40 53,000
5 PricewaterhouseCoopers New York Business Services & Supplies 34.00 195,000
6 Mars Virginia Food, Drink & Tobacco 33.00 75,000
7 Pilot Flying J Tennessee Convenience Stores & Gas Stations 32.09 21,000
8 Publix Super Markets Florida Food Markets 28.92 166,000
9 Ernst & Young New York Business Services & Supplies 27.40 190,000
10 C&S Wholesale Grocers New Hampshire Food, Drink & Tobacco 25.00 14,000
11 Albertsons Idaho Food Markets 23.00e 127,000
12 Reyes Holdings Illinois Food, Drink & Tobacco 23.00 16,100
13 Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores Oklahoma Convenience Stores & Gas Stations 22.65 10,500
14 US Foods Illinois Food, Drink & Tobacco 22.20e 25,000
15 HE Butt Grocery Texas Food Markets 20.00e 76,000
16 Enterprise Holdings Missouri Services 17.80 83,369
17 Cumberland Gulf Group Massachusetts Convenience Stores & Gas Stations 17.00e 7,200
18 Cox Enterprises Georgia Media 15.90 50,000
19 Meijer Michigan Food Markets 15.00e 74,000
20 Performance Food Group Virginia Food, Drink & Tobacco 13.782 12,000
21 Fidelity Investments Massachusetts Diversified Financials 13.63 41,000
22 Toys 'R' Us New Jersey Retailing 12.54 67,000
23 JM Family Enterprises Florida Consumer Durables 12.50 4,000
24 Platinum Equity California Multicompany 12.00e 50,000
25 Kiewit Corporation Nebraska Construction 11.83 33,200
26 Amway Michigan Household & Personal Products 11.80 21,000
27 QuikTrip Oklahoma Convenience Stores & Gas Stations 11.45 15,126
28 Southern Wine & Spirits Florida Food, Drink & Tobacco 11.40 14,000
29 Trammo New York Trading Companies 11.32 455
30 HJ Heinz Pennsylvania Food, Drink & Tobacco 11.20e 30,000
31 First Data Georgia Business Services & Supplies 10.81 23,000
32 Allegis Group Maryland Business Services & Supplies 10.44 15,000
33 BI-LO Holding 3 South Carolina Food Markets 10.00e 58,000
34 Gordon Food Service Michigan Food, Drink & Tobacco 9.752 14,000
35 Giant Eagle Pennsylvania Food Markets 9.70 36,000
36 SC Johnson & Son Wisconsin Household & Personal Products 9.60e 13,000
37 Tenaska Energy Nebraska Multicompany 9.50 688
38 Wawa Pennsylvania Convenience Stores & Gas Stations 9.33 20,400
39 Hearst New York Media 9.00e 20,000
40 Lansing Trade Group Kansas Business Services & Supplies 8.85 300
41 RaceTrac Petroleum Georgia Convenience Stores & Gas Stations 8.42e 7,200
42 Bloomberg New York Business Services & Supplies 8.30e 15,000
43 Menard Wisconsin Retailing 8.30e 43,000
44 Advance Publications New York Media 8.00e 25,000
45 Hy-Vee Iowa Food Markets 8.00e 56,000
46 Mansfield Oil Georgia Oil & Gas Operations 8.002 500
47 McKinsey & Company New York Business Services & Supplies 8.00e 17,000
48 Gulf States Toyota Texas Consumer Durables 7.50e 2,000
49 Capital Group Cos California Diversified Financials 7.30e 7,000
50 Momentive Ohio Chemicals 7.28 10,000
51 Sinclair Oil Utah Oil & Gas Operations 7.00e 7,000
52 Wegmans Food Markets New York Food Markets 6.85e 43,700
53 Golden State Foods California Food, Drink & Tobacco 6.402 4,600
54 Sheetz Pennsylvania Convenience Stores & Gas Stations 6.40e 14,500
55 Scoular Nebraska Food, Drink & Tobacco 6.20 780
56 OSI Group Illinois Food, Drink & Tobacco 6.12 19,600
57 Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea New Jersey Food Markets 6.00e 40,000
58 Perdue Maryland Food, Drink & Tobacco 6.00e 19,000
59 World Wide Technology Missouri Technology Hardware & Equip 6.002 2,700
60 Energy Future Holdings Texas Utilities 5.90 9,000
61 CH2M Hill Cos Colorado Construction 5.88 26,000
62 Medline Industries Illinois Health Care Equipment & Svcs 5.80 12,000
63 JR Simplot Idaho Food, Drink & Tobacco 5.80 10,000
64 Southwire Georgia Capital Goods 5.80 7,000
65 Edward Jones Missouri Diversified Financials 5.72 39,000
66 Graybar Electric Missouri Capital Goods 5.66 7,600
67 Guardian Industries Michigan Construction 5.60e 17,000
68 WinCo Foods Idaho Food Markets 5.60e 14,500
69 Kingston Technology Company California Technology Hardware & Equip 5.50e 4,100
70 Eby-Brown Illinois Food, Drink & Tobacco 5.30e 2,200
71 Republic National Distributing Company Texas Food, Drink & Tobacco 5.10e 6,000
72 Apex Oil Missouri Oil & Gas Operations 5.00e 700
73 Dot Foods Illinois Food, Drink & Tobacco 5.00e 3,800
74 HCR ManorCare Ohio Health Care Equipment & Svcs 5.00e 55,000
75 JD Heiskell & Co California Food, Drink & Tobacco 5.00e 400
76 Kohler Wisconsin Construction 5.00 30,000
77 Renco Group New York Materials 5.00e 12,000
78 SHI International New Jersey Technology Hardware & Equip 5.00 2,500
79 Whiting-Turner Contracting Maryland Construction 5.00e 2,000
80 Charmer Sunbelt Group New York Food, Drink & Tobacco 4.90e 7,000
81 Sammons Enterprises Texas Multicompany 4.90 3,900
82 Neiman Marcus Group Texas Retailing 4.84 16,500
83 ABC Supply Wisconsin Construction 4.80e 7,000
84 Schreiber Foods Wisconsin Food, Drink & Tobacco 4.80e 7,000
85 Genesis HealthCare Pennsylvania Health Care Equipment & Svcs 4.68 8,000
86 Levi Strauss & Co California Retailing 4.68 16,000
87 Tauber Oil Texas Oil & Gas Operations 4.67 132
88 Hunt Consolidated/Hunt Oil Texas Oil & Gas Operations 4.50e 4,500
89 Save Mart Supermarkets California Food Markets 4.50e 19,000
90 Dole Food California Food, Drink & Tobacco 4.48e 25,000
91 Burlington Coat Factory New Jersey Retailing 4.46 30,095
92 Flex-N-Gate Illinois Consumer Durables 4.45e 13,000
93 Clark Enterprises Maryland Construction 4.41 4,000
94 Carlson Minnesota Hotels, Restaurants & Leisure 4.40 50,646
95 Aleris International Ohio Materials 4.33 7,200
96 Avaya New Jersey Telecommunications Services 4.32e 14,550
97 Consolidated Elec Distributors California Capital Goods 4.30e 6,200
98 ProBuild Holdings Colorado Construction 4.30e 10,000
99 Red Apple Group New York Oil & Gas Operations 4.30e 8,000
100 Bass Pro Shops Missouri Retailing 4.20e 19,000

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