TOP PRIVATE EMPLOYERS  
Company No. of Employees
University of Miami 16,000
Baptist Health South Florida 13,376
Publix Super Markets 10,800
American Airlines 9,000
Precision Response Corporation * 5,000
Florida Power & Light Company ** 3,840
Carnival Cruise Lines 3,500
Winn-Dixie Stores 3,400
AT&T  3,100
Mount Sinai Medical Center 3,000
Miami Children's Hospital 2,800
Sedanos Supermarkets  2,500
Wachovia, A Wells Fargo Co. 2,179
Assurant Solutions * 2,100
Bank of America 2,000
Royal Caribbean International/Celebrity Cruises 1,880
Beckman Coulter Corp. 1,400
United Parcel Service 1,150
Federal Express  1,134
Eulen America ** 1,000
Miami Herald Publishing Co. 850
BankUnited 750
Regions Bank 700
Ocean Bank 633
SunTrust Bank 400
   
TOP PUBLIC EMPLOYERS  
Miami-Dade County Public Schools 48,571
Miami-Dade County  29,000
Federal Government 19,500
Florida State Government 17,100
Jackson Health System 12,571
Florida International University 8,000
Miami-Dade College 6,200
City of Miami 4,309
Homestead AFB 2,700
Miami V A  Healthcare System ** 2,385
City of Miami Beach 1,950
City of Hialeah 1,700
U.S. Southern Command ** 1,600
City of North Miami Beach 626
City of Coral Gables 901
   
   
TOP FINANCIAL FIRMS  
Wachovia, A Wells Fargo Co. 2,179
Bank of America 2,000
BankUnited 750
Regions Bank 700
Ocean Bank 633
SunTrust Bank 400
CitiBank 391
Mellon United National Bank 300
Northern Trust Bank of Florida 325
AXA Advisors' South Florida Branch  125
   
   
TOP TELECOMMUNICATIONS FIRMS  
AT&T  3,100
MasTec, Inc. 500
Discovery Networks Latin America/US Hispanic 385
Terremark Worldwide, Inc 350
Avaya * 300
MTV Networks Latin America 210
Telefonica Data USA * 193
HBO Latin America 105
   
   
TOP AVIATION FIRMS  
American Airlines 9,000
Federal Express  1,134
Eulen America** 1,000
BE Aerospace** 400
AeroThrust* 300
AAR Landing Gear Services* 279
Swissport USA. Inc.* 110
LAN Airlines* 257
Aerospace Engineering Group** 95
   
   
MIAMI-DADE COUNTY BIOMEDICAL BUSINESSES  
Beckman Coulter Corp. 1,400
Vitas Innovative Hospice Care ** 1,118
TEVA Pharmaceuticals Industries * 500
Noven Pharmaceuticals, Inc ** 388
Merck 260
   
   
LATIN AMERICAN REGIONAL HEADQUARTERS  
United Parcel Service 1,150
Federal Express  1,134
Discovery Networks Latin America/US Hispanic 385
Avaya * 300
HBO Latin America 105
Hewlett-Packard Co. * 100
ExxonMobil Inter-America * 53
* Employment update from World City-Beacon Council 2010 Who's Here Study
**Employment data from 2009 Miami Business Profile