Curious to know who are the big-hitters when it comes to Scottsdale area employers?  Read on to learn about the 3 largest companies in Scottsdale in terms of number of employees.

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According to the City of Scottsdale’s Fiscal Year 2012/13 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report, the top 3 employers in Scottsdale are:

#1  Scottsdale Healthcare Corporation

6,600 Employees (the 2014 employee count has grown to 10,500)

5.82% of Total City Employment

The non-profit health center opened in 1962 and has 3 medical centers in Arizona: Thompson Peak Hospital, Shea Medical Center and Osborn Medical Center. Shea Pediatric ER is also part of the Scottsdale Healthcare network. Scottsdale Healthcare is also linked to John C. Lincoln Health Network, another non-profit health provider in Arizona.


#2  General Dynamics C4 Systems

2,764 Employees

2.44% of total city employment

 A prime contractor in the U.S. Army’s tactical network, this communication product company creates devices that securely deliver information to homeland security and other public safety professionals.


#3  City of Scottsdale

2, 465 Employees

2.17% Total City Employment

This is the entity that runs the city, and provides services to Scottsdale citizens.  In particular, The City of Scottsdale provides emergency, fire and police services, enforces city laws, maintains parks and recreation areas, public works, utilities and public transportation, and oversees building, planning and zoning.

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Don Matheson
Realtor | Founder
The Matheson Team – RE/MAX Fine Properties
21000 N. Pima Rd., #100, Scottsdale, AZ 85255