Local

Top 15 employers

Estimated numbers as of April 2010

Manatee school board

www.manatee.k12.fl.us

Employees: 5,300

Manatee government

www.co.manatee.fl.us

Employees: 1,860

Bealls Inc.

beallsinc.com

Employees: 1,500

Manatee Memorial manateememorial.com

Employees: 1,500

Tropicana Products

www.tropicana.com

Employees: 1,400

Blake Medical Center

blakemedicalcenter.com

Employees: 1,156

Manatee County Sheriff’s Office

manateesheriff.com

Employees: 1,046

Publix

publix.com

Employees: 860

City of Bradenton

cityofbradenton.com

Employees: 529

SYSCO Food Services-West Coast Fla.

syscowcf.com

Employees: 520

Hoveround Corp.

hoveround.com

Employees: 484

Westminister Communities of Bradenton

westministerretirement.com

Employees: 480

IMG Academies

imgacademies.com

Employees: 468

Manatee Glens

manateeglens.org

Employees: 465

State College of Florida

scf.edu

Employees: 431

Source: Manatee Economic Development Council

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