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If you live in Michigan, chances are, you work in Michigan, too. If you’re wondering what the absolute best place to work in Michigan is located, there’s a new study out that pinpoints the best spot, as well as other fine employers in the Great Lakes state. Many of these companies have familiar names, but some are lesser known, so look through the list and see how many you recognize and might make a good fit for you.

Each year, Forbes releases its list of the top 100 best large employers in America. “Whether working from home or the office, Americans’ priorities have changed, and with 10.9 million job openings and an unemployment rate of 4%, what makes a top employer has changed, too,” they state in the study.”

Forbes adds that they partnered with market research firm Statista to put together the 2022 list by “surveying 60,000 Americans working for businesses with at least 1,000 employees.” They add, “Participants were asked to rate their willingness to recommend their own employers to friends and family, and to nominate organizations other than their own. The final list ranks the 500 large employers that received the most recommendations.”

As it turns out, not only does Michigan has one of the best places to work in America, according to the list- the state also have four companies total that made the top 100. In addition, Michigan has a handful of companies that also made the top 500 places to work in the U.S. Read below for the full list of the Michigan companies that made Forbes’ list, and if you’re wondering, the best place to work in Michigan, according to Forbes, is the University of Michigan, which came in at No. 16 on the list with 8,600 employees. It’s pretty wild to think that the university is in the top 20 of companies in the whole country when it comes to employment. View the full list here.

Michigan companies in Forbes’ top 100 for best large employers in America:

  • 16. University of Michigan

    Michigan

  • 64. Ally Financial Inc.

    Michigan

  • 73. Auto-Owners Insurance

    Michigan

  • 87. Consumers Energy

    Michigan

    Michigan companies that made the top 500:

  • 111. Bosch

    Michigan

  • 114. AAM. American Axle & Manufacturing

    Michigan

  • 129. DTE Energy

    Michigan

  • 142. Steelcase

    Michigan

  • 181. Ford

    Michigan

  • 207. Kellogg

    Michigan

  • 226. Stryker

    Michigan

  • 256. General Motors

    Michigan

  • 345. Carhartt

    Michigan

  • 371. Whirlpool

    Michigan

  • 381. Dow

    Michigan

  • 443. State of Michigan

    Michigan

  • 449. XPO Logistics

    Michigan

  • 489. Denso

    Michigan

    The top 25 best large employers in America:

  • 1. The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

    Pennsylvania

  • 2. Southern Company

    Georgia

  • 3. NASA

    District of Columbia

  • 4. Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

    New York

  • 5. Michelin Group

    South Carolina

  • 6. Sherwin-Williams

    Ohio

  • 7. Mayo Clinic

    Minnesota

  • 8. Carvana

    Arizona

  • 9. University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

    Texas

  • 10. MD Anderson Cancer Center

    Texas

  • 11. HII

    Virginia

  • 12. Yale University

    Connecticut

  • 13. MaineHealth

    Maine

  • 14. Genetech

    California

  • 15. Microsoft

    Washington

  • 16. University of Michigan

    Michigan

  • 17. Costco Wholesale

    Washington

  • 18. Ultimate Kronos Group

    Florida

  • 19. Northwestern Medicine

    Illinois

  • 20. Fidelity Investments

    Massachusetts

  • 21. LinkedIn

    California

  • 22. General Mills

    Minnesota

  • 23. In-N-Out Burger

    California

  • 24. Fulifilm Holdings America

    New York

  • 25. Mutual of Omaha

    Nebraska