Salem's Top Employers

Confirmed by telephone/email between February and October, 2016

Company Name

Type

Total Employees

Comment

North Shore Medical Center

Health Care

3,250

Salem Hospital, MassGeneral for Children’s, Salem Birthplace, Charter Professional Services, Outpatient Mental Health

City of Salem

Municipal Government

1,497

School, Fire, Police, City Offices (Permanent full & part time)

Salem State University

Higher Education

1,450

Full & Part time

Commonwealth of Massachusetts Offices

State Government

2,684

  • Department of Social Services
  • Essex Country Registry of Deeds
  • Committee for Public Housing
  • Department of Mental Health
  • Department of Children and Families
  • Facilities and Security
  • Probate and Family Court
  • Essex Sheriff’s Department
  • Essex South registry of Deeds
  • Sex offender Registry
  • Department of Transitional Assistance
  • Eastern Essex DA office
  • Office of Labor and Workforce Development
  • Executive office of Public Safety
  • Mass Rehab Commission
  • Dept. of Housing and Community Development
  • Salem District Court
  • Department of State Police
  • Superior Court
  • Children and Family Law
  • Youth Advocacy Department
  • Transitional Assistance Dept

Market Basket

Food Market

465

 

Salem Five Savings Bank

Banking

298

 

Peabody Essex Museum

Cultural/tourism

238

 

Grosvenor Park Nursing Ctr.Health Care223 

Excelitas Technologies

Manufacturer

201

Full Time and part time

Salem YMCA

Social Service Agency

185

 

Home Depot

Retail

180

 

Salem Glass

Manufacturer

170

 

Hawthorne Hotel

Lodging

159

165,  including summer staff

Leahy Behavioral Health

Health Care

149

Youth Services (ACCESS, ALP), Outpatient Clinic, Emergency Services

Jacqueline’s Gourmet Cookies

Food Mfr.

128

 

Groom Construction

Construction Mgmt.

117

 

Walmart

Retail

111

Full and Part time

Shaw’s Supermarket

Food Market

110

 

Middle-Oak Insurance Co

Insurance

110

 

Thermal Circuits, Inc.

Manufacturer

105

 

Crosby’s Marketplace

Food Market

104

 

Target

Retail

101

 

T J Maxx

Retail

95

 

Harbor Sweets

Food Mfr.

78

 

Finz Seafood & Grill

Restaurant

70

Full and Part time

US Post Office

Federal Office

65