San Antonio employers make Forbes America’s Best Employers by State list

Forbes recently released the “America’s Best Employers By State” list and out of 1,382 employers, eight San Antonio organizations made the list for Texas.

The global media company partnered with Statista to compile the list. Here’s a breakdown of how they gathered data:

  • The list is divided into 51 rankings — one for each of the 50 states + the District of Columbia
  • 70,000 Americans working for a business with at least 500 employees were surveyed
  • The final results are the 1,382 employers that received the most recommendations

Here are the eight SATX companies that made the list + their rankings:

University of Texas, San Antonio

Rating: #5

Employees: 4,003

CEO: Taylor Eighmy

Industry: Education

Year Founded: 1969


Rating: #9

Employees: 145,000

CEO: Charles Butt

Industry: Retail and Wholesale

Year Founded: 1905

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

Rating: #12

Employees: 6,030

CEO: William Henrich

Industry: Healthcare and Social

Year Founded: 1959

Baptist Health System (TX)

Rating: #41

Employees: 6,200

CEO: Benjamin Richaud

Industry: Healthcare and Social

Year Founded: 1903

Frost Bank

Rating: #55

Employees: 4,553

CEO: Phillip D. Green

Industry: Banking and Financial Services

Year Founded: 1868

City of San Antonio

Rating: #63

Employees: 13,394

CEO: Ron Nirenberg

Industry: Government Services

Year Founded: 1718

North East Independent School District

Rating: #78

Employees: 8,210

CEO: Sean A. Maika

Industry: Education

Year Founded: 1950


Rating: #82

Employees: 37,000

CEO: Wayne Peacock

Industry: Insurance

Year Founded: 1922

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