Major Employers

Detroit is home to General Motors, Compuware and other global companies, as well as major medical centers, a research university and governmental offices. The surrounding metro area is home to four Fortune 500 companies. Southeast Michigan has the highest concentration of automotive research and technical centers in the world.
  

Organization

Detroit Employees 

Detroit Medical Center         

12,398

City of Detroit   

10,920

Henry Ford Health System

9,014

Detroit Public Schools

7,839

U.S. Government

6,454

Quicken Loans/Rock Financial Inc.      

5,984

Wayne State University

5,924

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan

5,172

State of Michigan

4,555

Chrysler Group LLC 

4,042

General Motors Corp. 

3,947

St. John Providence Health Systems

3,863

DTE Energy 

3,630

U.S. Postal Service

3,272

Wayne County Government

2,610

MGM Grand Detroit Casino

2,598

MotorCity Casino 

2,124

Compuware Corp.

1,918

Greektown Casino 

1,533

Comerica Bank     

1,253

Deloitte LLP      

915

Ally Financial, Inc.   

754

PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP

724

Soave Enterprises, LLC

620

American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings, Inc.

607