Employers with more than 100 employees supplied the city of Bowie with more than 5,000 jobs in 2012, making up nearly a quarter of all available jobs in the Bowie zip codes, according to a report released by City Manager David Deutsch.
Jobs in Bowie make up just over 2 percent of all employment opportunities in Prince George’s County, providing the area with 237,908 jobs at the time of the report.
Here are the ten largest employers in the city of Bowie in 2012:
Rank Employer Number of Employees 1 Prince George’s County Public Schools 1,063 2 Inovalon (formerly MedAssurant) 625
3 City of Bowie 418 4 Wal-Mart 370 5 Target 300 6 256 7 Prince George’s County (911 Call Center) 255 8 Macy’s 180 9 Lowe’s 174 10 Sport Fit Bowie Racquet 170
Other employers in Bowie with 100 or more employees are the U.S. Census Bureau Computer Facility, Larkin Chase Care & Rehabilitation Center, IDA Center for computing Sciences, ITT Corporation, Home Depot, United States Postal Office, Safeway Stores Inc., Kohl's, BJ's Wholesale Club and Bowie Health Center-Dimensions.