A list of top employers in Maryland's Eastern Shore region.
The employment sector in Maryland’s Eastern Shore remains diverse, with major job representation in the fields of health care, food services, manufacturing, education, retail and distribution. Nearly 20 companies have at least 250 employees. They are as follows:
W.L. Gore & Associates, Cecil County, GORE-TEX medical products/R&D University of Maryland Shore Medical Center at Easton, Talbot County, medical services Perry Point VA Medical Center, Cecil County, medical services Union Hospital/Affinity Health System, Cecil County, medical services
Amick Farms, Dorchester County, poultry processing Solo Cup Operating Corp., Caroline County, paper and plastic cups University of Maryland Shore Medical Center at Chestertown, Kent County, medical services Washington College, higher education, Kent County
Allen Harim Foods, Talbot County, poultry processing ATK, Cecil County, propellants and rocket motors Benedictine School for Exceptional Children, Caroline County, private school for special education Cecil College, Cecil County, higher education Dixon Valve & Coupling, Kent County, valves and couplings Genesis HealthCare/The Pines, Talbot County, nursing care Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Golf Resort, Dorchester County, hospitality resort IKEA, Cecil County, home furnishings distribution Penn National Gaming/Hollywood Casino, Cecil County, casino gaming University of Maryland Shore Medical Center at Dorchester, medical services Walmart Associates, Cecil County, consumer goods