With the Atlantic Ocean gracing its entire eastern border, North Carolina is beautiful, with numerous outdoor recreation attractions that help make the Tar Heel State a major tourism destination. A diverse economy includes strong education, energy, finance, healthcare and biotechnology industries, and the following are the 10 largest employers in the state:
North Carolina Top Employers
Education, finance, health care are among the key sectors
3. Sylvan Learning Center - Fayetteville
In Fayetteville, more than 7,000 people work for Sylvan Learning to provide personalized instruction in reading, writing, math and study skills for students in elementary and high schools. The company also offers test preparation for college entrance and state exams.