Washington Post.com: Post 200 -- Top 100 Public Companies in the Washington Area


By Number of Employees

More Top 100 Lists: By Revenue (Main List)
By Employees By Local Employees By Industry By County
By Return on Equity By Revenue Change By Net Income Change

RankName of CompanyEmployeesRank on
Main List
1 Marriott International Inc. 192,000 4
2 Lockheed Martin Corp. 185,000 2
3 MCI Communications Corp. 55,000 3
4 Mobil Corp. 43,000 1
5 US Airways Group Inc. 42,245 5
6 Gannett Co. 37,343 6
7 Manor Care Inc. 30,000 20
8 Giant Food Inc. 27,962 7
9 General Dynamics Corp. 23,100 8
10 Host Marriott Services Corp. 23,000 18
11 Hechinger Co. 16,000 10
12 U.S. Office Products Co. 13,538 33
13 Danaher Corp. 11,600 13
14 Dart Group Corp. 11,500 34
15 Columbia Gas System Inc. 9,300 9
16 BDM International Inc. 8,700 26
17 Harman International Industries Inc. 8,369 17
18 DavCo Restaurants Inc. 8,000 54
19 Capstar Hotel Company 7,700 51
20 The Washington Post Co. 7,300 12
21 America Online Inc. 7,000 23
22 UNC Inc. 7,000 29
23 American Management Systems Inc. 6,800 31
24 Lafarge Corp. 6,800 14
25 AES Corp. 6,000 28
26 NHP Inc. 5,800 53
27 Choice Hotels International 5,522 39
28 ICF Kaiser International Inc. 5,000 19
29 Rouse Co. 4,287 30
30 Potomac Electric Power Co. 4,238 11
31 Nextel Communications Inc. 4,000 42
32 Comsat Corp. 3,766 25
33 Trak Auto Corp. 3,700 41
34 JP Foodservice Inc. 3,500 16
35 CACI International Inc. 3,400 50
36 Crown Books Corp. 3,300 48
37 Computer Data Systems Inc. 3,200 49
38 Fairchild Corp. 3,000 35
39 Orbital Sciences Corp. 3,000 37
40 PHP Healthcare Corp. 2,950 55
41 LCI International Inc. 2,400 22
42 Sunrise Assisted Living Inc. 2,384 91
43 Metrocall Inc. 2,377 64
44 Ryland Group Inc. 2,300 15
45 Washington Gas Light Co. 2,274 27
46 Snyder Communications, Inc. 2,100 79
47 Cort Business Services Corp. 2,000 52
48 Mid Atlantic Medical Services Inc. 2,000 21
49 NVR Inc. 1,800 24
50 Genicom Corp. 1,777 46
51 Life Technologies Inc. 1,600 44
52 VSE Corp. 1,350 70
53 Charles E. Smith Residential Realty Inc. 1,324 62
54 Micros Systems Inc. 1,306 58
55 Atlantic Coast Airlines Inc. 1,249 56
56 GRC International Inc. 1,200 69
57 BTG Inc. 1,150 40
58 Hanger Orthopedic Group Inc. 1,000 81
59 Storage USA Inc. 950 72
60 Mills Corp. 929 63
61 Intersolv Inc. 877 65
62 LCC International Inc. 840 66
63 Strayer Education Inc. 805 98
64 Banner Aerospace Inc. 750 47
65 Microdyne Corp. 742 74
66 World Airways Inc. 726 45
67 Halifax Corp. 682 92
68 Telco Communications Group Inc. 655 38
69 CarrAmerica Realty Corp. 620 61
70 GSE Systems Inc. 610 75
71 Manugistics Inc. 600 76
72 QuesTech Inc. 600 80
73 GTS Duratek Inc. 559 99
74 PSINet Inc. 517 77
75 Allied Research Corp. 500 73
76 Computer Learning Centers Inc. 500 83
77 BET Holdings Inc. 486 67
78 Avemco Corp. 482 68
79 Versar Inc. 450 100
80 Government Technology Services Inc. 413 36
81 Fusion Systems Corp. 400 78
82 Group 1 Software Inc. 350 95
83 Washington Homes Inc. 345 59
84 Primus Telecommunications Group Inc. 317 60
85 Cerbco Inc. 288 90
86 Amisys Managed Care Systems Inc. 255 93
87 SSE Telecom, Inc. 225 94
88 Host Marriott Corp. 220 32
89 Federal Realty Investment Trust 206 57
90 Coherent Communications Systems Corp. 200 87
91 Interstate General Co. L.P. 149 88
92 Saul Centers Inc. 115 84
93 Transaction Network Services Inc. 108 89
94 Criimi Mae Inc. 83 71
95 Allied Capital Commercial Corp. 75 97
96 International American Homes Inc. 56 86
97 Spacehab Inc. 55 85
98 Washington Real Estate Investment Trust 36 82
99 Comnet Corp. 25 96
100 WorldCorp Inc. 4 43

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