Top Employers in Polk County

With over 2,000 square miles of diverse landscape, Polk County is a prime location for businesses in manufacturing, logistics, distribution, research & technology, medical services, agriculture, business services and others to call home.

Employer Employees
Polk County School Board 12,200
Publix Super Markets 8, 200
Walmart 5,100
Lakeland Regional Health 5,000
Geico 2,800
Winter Haven Hospital 2,500
City of Lakeland 2,359
Mosaic 1,950
Polk County Sheriff’s Office 1,805
State Farm 1,800
Polk County Board of County Commissioners 1,780
Watson Clinic 1,600
Legoland 1,500
Sykes 1,150
Amazon 1,000
Florida’s Natural Growers 1,000
GC Services 1,000
Polk State College 932
Southeastern University 931
Rooms to Go 900