Top Employers

Manufacturing is one of the cornerstones of the Central California economy. Studies have shown a growing number of companies are moving inland, to the areas of the Central California region, from the Southern California and Bay areas rather than moving out of state.


Company Name Number of Employees County
Pelco 2,200 Fresno
J.G. Boswell 1,300 Kings
Occidental Petroleum 974 Kern
U.S. Borax, Inc. 900 Kern
Racor 800 Stanislaus
Jostens 720 Tulare
Quad Graphics 600 Merced
Monrovia Nursery 500 Tulare
Sunrise Medical 450 Fresno
Verallia Glass 450 Madera