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Major Employers in Greater New Orleans

Southeast Louisiana is home to a variety of industry-leading employers ranging from health sciences to supply chain and logistics. The companies found here provide residents with rewarding careers and abundant job opportunities.

The biggest companies in the region create world-class products and provide unparalleled support services to the nation. Notably, you can find leaders in energy, manufacturing, and technology, delivering remarkable products, and innovating their entire industries.

With a rich 300-year history, the New Orleans of today has an economy that is creating employment opportunities and attracting new companies to move or startup in the market.

Private EmployersIndustry

Private Employers
AccentureBusiness & Professional Services
Adams & ReeseLegal
AECOMConstruction, Architects & Engineers
Associated TerminalsSupply Chain and Logistics
Associated Wholesale GrocersSupply Chain and Logistics
Audubon CompaniesConstruction, Architects & Engineers
Audubon Nature InstituteNonprofits & Foundations
Bernhard MCCConstruction, Architects & Engineers
Boh BrothersConstruction, Architects & Engineers
Bollinger ShipyardsManufacturing
C.H. Fenstermaker & AssociatesConstruction, Architects & Engineers
C&S Wholesale GrocersSupply Chain and Logistics
CH2M HillConstruction, Architects & Engineers
Chalmette RefineryEnergy
Children's HospitalHealthcare
Cornerstone Chemical CompanyManufacturing
Dillard UniversityEducation
Domino SugarManufacturing
DonahueFavret ContractorsConstruction, Architects & Engineers
The Dow Chemical CompanyManufacturing
Dupuy Storage & ForwardingSupply Chain and Logistics
DXC TechnologyTechnology
East Jefferson General HospitalHealthcare
Elmer ChocolateManufacturing
Entergy CorporationEnergy
Ernst & YoungAccounting Services
Eskew+Dumez+RippleConstruction, Architects & Engineers
Folgers CoffeeManufacturing
GCR Inc.Technology
Gibbs ConstructionConstruction, Architects & Engineers
Hancock Whitney BankBanking and Finance
Harrah's New Orleans Hotel & CasinoSports and Entertainment
Hornbeck Offshore ServicesSupply Chain and Logistics
Innocence Project New OrleansNonprofits & Foundations
International-Matex Tank TerminalsSupply Chain and Logistics
International PaperManufacturing
Jones WalkerLegal
Kearney CompaniesSupply Chain and Logistics
Kinder Morgan Delta TerminalEnergy
Lakeview Regional Medical CenterHealthcare
Landis ConstructionConstruction, Architects & Engineers
LCMC HealthHealthcare
Live NationSports and Entertainment
LLOG ExplorationEnergy
LM WindpowerManufacturing
Lockheed MartinManufacturing
Louisiana Cancer Research CenterHealthcare
Loyola University New OrleansEducation
Marathon OilEnergy
New Orleans & CompanyHospitality and Tourism
New Orleans Cold StorageSupply Chain and Logistics
New Orleans East HospitalHealthcare
North Oaks Health SystemHealthcare
Ochsner Health SystemHealthcare
PalmisanoConstruction, Architects & Engineers
Pan-American Life Insurance GroupInsurance
Peoples HealthHealthcare
Peter MayerMedia and Advertising
Plaquemines Port Harbor & Terminal DistrictSupply Chain and Logistics
Port of New OrleansSupply Chain and Logistics
Port of South LouisianaSupply Chain and Logistics
Postlethwaite & NettervilleAccounting Services
PricewaterhouseCoopersAccounting Services
Rain CII CarbonManufacturing
Royal Engineers and ConsultantsConstruction, Architects & Engineers
Select ComfortOther
Solomon GroupSports and Entertainment
Southeast Louisiana Veterans Healthcare SystemHealthcare
T. Baker SmithConstruction, Architects & Engineers
TCI PackagingSupply Chain and Logistics
Textron Systems Marine & LandManufacturing
TidewaterSupply Chain and Logistics
TrumpetMedia and Advertising
Tulane UniversityEducation
Tulane Health SystemHealthcare
Venice Port ComplexSupply Chain and Logistics
Waldemar S. Nelson EngineeringConstruction, Architects & Engineers
Weeks MarineConstruction, Architects & Engineers
West Jefferson General HospitalHealthcare
Woodward Design + BuildConstruction, Architects & Engineers
Xavier University of LouisianaEducation

Public Employers
City of New OrleansGovernment
Delgado Community CollegeEducation
Ernest N. Morial Convention Center New OrleansHospitality and Tourism
Jefferson Parish GovernmentGovernment
Louis Armstrong New Orleans International AirportSupply Chain and Logistics
LSU Health Sciences CenterHealthcare
Naval Air Station Join Reserve BaseGovernment
Northshore Technical Community CollegeEducation
Nunez Community CollegeEducation
Plaquemines Parish GovernmentGovernment
River Parishes Community CollegeEducation
Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care SystemHealthcare
Southeastern Louisiana UniversityEducation
St. Bernard Parish GovernmentGovernment
St. Charles Parish GovernmentGovernment
St. James Parish GovernmentGovernment
St. John the Baptist GovernmentGovernment
St. Tammany Parish GovernmentGovernment
Tangipahoa Parish GovernmentGovernment
United States Army Corps of EngineersConstruction, Architects & Engineers
United States Marine CorpsGovernment
United States NavyGovernment
University of New OrleansEducation
Washington Parish GovernmentGovernment