Bank Holding Companies with the Most Employees

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Full-time equivalent, as of Mar. 31, 2018. Dollars in thousands.

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Bank Holding Companies with the Most Employees
Rank Company City State Mar. 31 Year earlier Change Assets
1 Wells Fargo & Company San Francisco Calif. $265,735 $272,760 -2.58 $1,915,388,000
2 JPMorgan Chase & Co. New York N.Y. 247,451 238,454 3.77 2,609,785,000
3 Citigroup Inc. New York N.Y. 222,796 229,361 -2.86 1,922,104,000
4 Bank of America Corp. Charlotte N.C. 205,253 208,573 -1.59 2,328,754,000
5 Hy-Vee, Inc. West Des Moines Iowa 83,000 83,000 0.00 2,973,039
6 U.S. Bancorp Minneapolis Minn. 72,933 71,705 1.71 460,119,000
7 Morgan Stanley New York N.Y. 57,810 55,607 3.96 858,495,000
8 American Express Company New York N.Y. 55,588 56,586 -1.76 179,944,000
9 PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. Pittsburgh Pa. 52,795 51,573 2.37 379,753,923
10 Bank of New York Mellon Corporation New York N.Y. 52,100 52,600 -0.95 373,597,000
11 Capital One Financial Corporation McLean Va. 50,573 52,189 -3.10 362,857,358
12 United Services Automobile Association San Antonio Tex. 42,931 42,491 1.04 157,945,279
13 Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. New York N.Y. 37,300 34,100 9.38 973,546,000
14 State Street Corporation Boston Mass. 37,192 34,817 6.82 250,286,295
15 BB&T Corporation Winston-Salem N.C. 35,908 37,383 -3.95 220,729,000
16 Synchrony Financial Stamford Conn. 27,379 26,773 2.26 95,559,049
17 SunTrust Banks, Inc. Atlanta Ga. 23,211 24,215 -4.15 205,429,814
18 Regions Financial Corporation Birmingham Ala. 21,349 22,150 -3.62 123,041,692
19 KeyCorp Cleveland Ohio 19,507 19,447 0.31 137,485,732
20 Fifth Third Bancorp Cincinnati Ohio 18,344 17,763 3.27 141,500,435
21 Northern Trust Corporation Chicago Ill. 18,212 17,278 5.41 129,672,214
22 Charles Schwab Corporation San Francisco Calif. 18,175 16,526 9.98 248,320,000
23 First American Financial Corporation Santa Ana Calif. 18,005 18,341 -1.83 9,546,789
24 Citizens Financial Group, Inc. Providence R.I. 17,546 17,515 0.18 153,850,954
25 M&T Bank Corporation Buffalo N.Y. 16,531 16,409 0.74 118,622,824
26 Discover Financial Services Riverwoods Ill. 16,090 15,215 5.75 101,966,903
27 Huntington Bancshares Incorporated Columbus Ohio 15,638 16,141 -3.12 104,246,668
28 Raymond James Financial, Inc. Saint Petersburg Fla. 11,414 10,992 3.84 36,029,844
29 Zions Bancorporation Salt Lake City Utah 10,122 10,004 1.18 66,480,726
30 Ally Financial Inc. Detroit Mich. 8,007 7,656 4.58 170,021,000
31 Comerica Incorporated Dallas Tex. 7,942 8,044 -1.27 72,417,712
32 Popular, Inc. Hato Rey P.R. 7,808 7,820 -0.15 45,757,000
33 Stifel Financial Corp. Saint Louis Mo. 7,348 7,307 0.56 21,715,342
34 First Citizens BancShares, Inc. Raleigh N.C. 6,580 6,156 6.89 34,436,437
35 First Horizon National Corporation Memphis Tenn. 5,840 4,256 37.22 40,465,940
36 Arvest Bank Group, Inc. Bentonville Ark. 5,712 5,954 -4.06 17,316,155
37 People's United Financial, Inc. Bridgeport Conn. 5,408 5,019 7.75 44,101,744
38 TCF Financial Corporation Wayzata Minn. 5,402 6,049 -10.70 23,401,314
39 Hilltop Holdings Inc. Dallas Tex. 5,368 5,379 -0.20 13,346,126
40 Associated Banc-Corp Green Bay Wis. 4,925 4,349 13.24 33,366,505
41 BOK Financial Corporation Tulsa Okla. 4,886 4,927 -0.83 33,441,758
42 Commerce Bancshares, Inc. Kansas City Mo. 4,799 4,438 8.13 24,639,563
43 Woodforest Financial Group, Inc. The Woodlands Tex. 4,755 4,984 -4.59 5,767,289
44 First National of Nebraska, Inc. Omaha Neb. 4,740 4,856 -2.39 19,950,623
45 F.N.B. Corporation Pittsburgh Pa. 4,589 4,678 -1.90 31,652,353
46 Wintrust Financial Corporation Rosemont Ill. 4,454 3,892 14.44 28,456,772
47 Synovus Financial Corp. Columbus Ga. 4,384 4,284 2.33 31,501,028
48 Cullen/Frost Bankers, Inc. San Antonio Tex. 4,280 4,244 0.85 31,552,710
49 Umpqua Holdings Corporation Portland Ore. 4,241 4,357 -2.66 25,875,643
50 CIT Group Inc. New York N.Y. 4,157 4,439 -6.35 51,542,524
51 Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc. Honolulu Hawaii 3,928 3,815 2.96 12,700,507
52 Hancock Whitney Corporation Gulfport Miss. 3,775 3,819 -1.15 27,308,902
53 E*TRADE Financial Corporation New York N.Y. 3,768 3,743 0.67 64,186,608
54 IBERIABANK Corporation Lafayette La. 3,726 3,161 17.87 29,472,637
55 Flagstar Bancorp, Inc. Troy Mich. 3,659 2,948 24.12 17,735,862
56 UMB Financial Corporation Kansas City Mo. 3,591 3,686 -2.58 20,987,904
57 MB Financial, Inc. Chicago Ill. 3,567 3,494 2.09 20,167,523
58 Fulton Financial Corporation Lancaster Pa. 3,560 3,530 0.85 19,890,655
59 Valley National Bancorp Wayne N.J. 3,325 2,842 17.00 29,464,357
60 Webster Financial Corporation Waterbury Conn. 3,304 3,216 2.74 26,764,193
61 International Bancshares Corporation Laredo Tex. 3,152 3,138 0.45 12,070,613
62 New York Community Bancorp, Inc. Westbury N.Y. 3,069 3,511 -12.59 49,654,874
63 Prosperity Bancshares, Inc. Houston Tex. 3,027 3,033 -0.20 22,473,816
64 Chemical Financial Corporation Detroit Mich. 3,026 3,273 -7.55 19,756,084
65 Trustmark Corporation Jackson Miss. 2,905 2,799 3.79 13,463,439
66 First Community Bancshares, Inc. Killeen Tex. 2,887 2,867 0.70 2,193,335
67 East West Bancorp, Inc. Pasadena Calif. 2,844 2,857 -0.46 37,693,158
68 Cenlar Capital Corporation Ewing N.J. 2,774 2,475 12.08 1,068,504
69 Old National Bancorp Evansville Ind. 2,721 2,659 2.33 17,496,337
70 South State Corporation Columbia S.C. 2,700 2,277 18.58 14,689,109
71 Central Bancompany, Inc. Jefferson City Mo. 2,674 2,604 2.69 12,789,904
72 FirstBank Holding Company Lakewood Colo. 2,671 2,522 5.91 18,088,649
73 Community Bank System, Inc. De Witt N.Y. 2,640 2,385 10.69 10,966,556
74 Simmons First National Corporation Pine Bluff Ark. 2,626 1,876 39.98 15,594,704
75 First BanCorp. San Juan P.R. 2,597 2,630 -1.25 12,200,386
76 SVB Financial Group Santa Clara Calif. 2,512 2,347 7.03 54,319,477
77 Midland Financial Co. Oklahoma City Okla. 2,496 2,448 1.96 14,920,631
78 Glacier Bancorp, Inc. Kalispell Mont. 2,492 2,224 12.05 11,658,778
79 HomeStreet, Inc. Seattle Wash. 2,384 2,431 -1.93 6,924,056
80 United Bankshares, Inc. Charleston W.Va. 2,341 1,718 36.26 18,619,702
81 United Community Banks, Inc. Blairsville Ga. 2,288 1,915 19.48 12,265,996
82 First Interstate BancSystem, Inc. Billings Mont. 2,210 1,699 30.08 12,281,193
83 Pinnacle Financial Partners, Inc. Nashville Tenn. 2,148 1,248 72.12 22,935,174
84 Bank of Hawaii Corporation Honolulu Hawaii 2,138 2,115 1.09 17,136,030
First Midwest Bancorp, Inc. Chicago Ill. 2,138 2,135 0.14 14,379,971
86 Columbia Banking System, Inc. Tacoma Wash. 2,135 1,822 17.18 12,530,636
87 Northwest Bancshares, Inc. Warren Pa. 2,105 2,328 -9.58 9,601,600
88 Renasant Corporation Tupelo Miss. 2,096 1,944 7.82 10,238,313
89 Banner Corporation Walla Walla Wash. 2,095 2,081 0.67 10,317,264
90 United National Corporation Sioux Falls S.D. 2,088 2,051 1.80 2,874,661
91 Heartland Financial USA, Inc. Dubuque Iowa 2,022 1,896 6.65 10,055,863
92 Sterling Bancorp Montebello N.Y. 2,016 978 106.13 30,473,769
93 Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc. Boston Mass. 1,941 1,728 12.33 11,522,792
94 WesBanco, Inc. Wheeling W.Va. 1,939 1,934 0.26 10,250,702
95 Pinnacle Bancorp, Inc. Omaha Neb. 1,909 1,798 6.17 10,438,712
96 Investors Bancorp, Inc. Short Hills N.J. 1,901 1,885 0.85 25,232,421
97 BancFirst Corporation Oklahoma City Okla. 1,898 1,785 6.33 7,616,169
98 Washington Federal, Inc. Seattle Wash. 1,855 1,797 3.23 15,633,130
99 Bremer Financial Corporation Saint Paul Minn. 1,830 1,860 -1.61 11,959,875
100 State Bankshares, Inc. Fargo N.D. 1,827 1,682 8.62 5,049,880
101 Union Bankshares Corporation Richmond Va. 1,824 1,412 29.18 13,157,581
102 Eastern Bank Corporation Boston Mass. 1,799 1,774 1.41 11,117,746
103 PacWest Bancorp Beverly Hills Calif. 1,781 1,661 7.22 24,149,330
104 Home BancShares, Inc. Conway Ark. 1,760 1,530 15.03 14,323,229
105 BankUnited, Inc. Miami Lakes Fla. 1,752 1,653 5.99 30,432,536
106 Park National Corporation Newark Ohio 1,750 1,751 -0.06 7,518,970
107 CenterState Bank Corporation Winter Haven Fla. 1,749 997 75.43 10,347,996
108 Western Alliance Bancorporation Phoenix Ariz. 1,731 1,591 8.80 20,760,731
109 NBT Bancorp Inc. Norwich N.Y. 1,726 1,714 0.70 9,230,834
110 First Merchants Corporation Muncie Ind. 1,682 1,451 15.92 9,479,017
111 Great Western Bancorp, Inc. Sioux Falls S.D. 1,658 1,618 2.47 11,992,317
112 John Deere Capital Corporation Reno Nev. 1,626 1,620 0.37 35,720,028
113 Texas Capital Bancshares, Inc. Dallas Tex. 1,587 1,465 8.33 24,449,304
114 Hope Bancorp, Inc. Los Angeles Calif. 1,517 1,352 12.20 14,507,629
115 Ameris Bancorp Moultrie Ga. 1,457 1,369 6.43 8,022,828
Durant Bancorp, Inc. Durant Okla. 1,457 1,399 4.15 6,452,343
117 Fidelity Southern Corporation Atlanta Ga. 1,425 1,317 8.20 4,811,659
118 FB Financial Corporation Nashville Tenn. 1,383 1,116 23.92 4,725,416
119 OFG Bancorp San Juan P.R. 1,370 1,440 -4.86 6,247,121
120 First Commonwealth Financial Corporation Indiana Pa. 1,365 1,271 7.40 7,320,767
121 First Financial Bankshares, Inc. Abilene Tex. 1,348 1,284 4.98 7,567,449
122 First Financial Bancorp. Cincinnati Ohio 1,289 1,424 -9.48 8,898,429
123 First Busey Corporation Champaign Ill. 1,278 1,251 2.16 7,778,746
124 Cathay General Bancorp Los Angeles Calif. 1,266 1,113 13.75 15,882,337
125 National Bank Holdings Corporation Greenwood Village Colo. 1,244 919 35.36 5,657,583
126 Cadence Bancorp, LLC Houston Tex. 1,206 1,174 2.73 10,999,791
127 Independent Bank Corp. Rockland Mass. 1,187 1,066 11.35 8,092,083
128 Johnson Financial Group, Inc. Racine Wis. 1,185 1,187 -0.17 4,774,889
129 Midland States Bancorp, Inc. Effingham Ill. 1,182 687 72.05 5,723,372
130 1st Source Corporation South Bend Ind. 1,148 1,132 1.41 6,053,716
WSFS Financial Corporation Wilmington Del. 1,148 1,138 0.88 6,987,931
132 FB Corporation Hazelwood Mo. 1,124 1,051 6.95 6,331,238
133 Great Southern Bancorp, Inc. Springfield Mo. 1,101 1,134 -2.91 4,415,468
134 First Bancorp Southern Pines N.C. 1,061 1,009 5.15 5,643,072
135 Green Dot Corporation Pasadena Calif. 1,059 1,020 3.82 2,486,040
136 S&T Bancorp, Inc. Indiana Pa. 1,036 1,079 -3.99 7,005,329
137 Tompkins Financial Corporation Ithaca N.Y. 1,033 1,042 -0.86 6,648,128
138 Provident Financial Services, Inc. Iselin N.J. 1,018 998 2.00 9,734,242
139 First Security Bancorp Searcy Ark. 1,017 1,016 0.10 5,544,834
140 Third Federal Savings and Loan Association of Cleveland, MHC Cleveland Ohio 1,016 1,004 1.20 13,955,978
141 TriCo Bancshares Chico Calif. 1,008 1,025 -1.66 4,779,957
142 Republic Bancorp, Inc. Louisville Ky. 1,003 973 3.08 5,078,334
143 Community Trust Bancorp, Inc. Pikeville Ky. 986 996 -1.00 4,195,737
144 Cass Information Systems, Inc. Saint Louis Mo. 984 935 5.24 1,650,801
145 W.T.B. Financial Corporation Spokane Wash. 973 930 4.62 6,281,292
146 EB Acquisition Company, LLC Dallas Tex. 965 975 -1.03 5,676,392
147 Bessemer Group, Incorporated Woodbridge N.J. 949 901 5.33 3,112,187
148 OceanFirst Financial Corp. Toms River N.J. 933 707 31.97 7,501,048
149 Independent Bank Group, Inc. McKinney Tex. 932 553 68.54 8,811,014
150 Waterstone Financial, Inc. Wauwatosa Wis. 926 881 5.11 1,836,338
151 Boston Private Financial Holdings, Inc. Boston Mass. 925 883 4.76 8,309,957
152 Dickinson Financial Corporation II Kansas City Mo. 917 1,101 -16.71 2,408,330
153 Meta Financial Group, Inc. Sioux Falls S.D. 916 782 17.14 4,301,708
154 Sandy Spring Bancorp, Inc. Olney Md. 913 727 25.58 7,894,918
155 Apple Financial Holdings, Inc. New York N.Y. 900 843 6.76 13,132,615
156 Pacific Premier Bancorp, Inc. Irvine Calif. 883 459 92.37 8,086,816
157 MidCountry Financial Corp. Macon Ga. 868 1,004 -13.55 1,202,017
158 FirstSun Capital Bancorp Denver Colo. 864 503 71.77 3,665,697
159 Southside Bancshares, Inc. Tyler Tex. 862 664 29.82 6,373,197
160 Byline Bancorp, Inc. Chicago Ill. 853 791 7.84 3,462,372
161 LegacyTexas Financial Group, Inc. Plano Tex. 851 865 -1.62 8,869,187
162 Univest Corporation of Pennsylvania Souderton Pa. 844 825 2.30 4,613,959
163 First Financial Corporation Terre Haute Ind. 834 854 -2.34 2,958,677
164 City Holding Company Cross Lanes W.Va. 832 833 -0.12 4,199,455
165 Independent Bank Corporation Grand Rapids Mich. 830 835 -0.60 2,793,119
166 TrustCo Bank Corp NY Glenville N.Y. 827 805 2.73 4,930,915
167 Triumph Bancorp, Inc. Dallas Tex. 824 716 15.08 3,405,010
168 Central Pacific Financial Corp. Honolulu Hawaii 823 792 3.91 5,651,287
169 Seacoast Banking Corporation of Florida Stuart Fla. 814 743 9.56 5,903,101
170 INTRUST Financial Corporation Wichita Kan. 813 798 1.88 5,166,922
171 Fremont Bancorporation Fremont Calif. 803 801 0.25 3,910,559
172 Peoples Bancorp Inc. Marietta Ohio 802 776 3.35 3,634,929
173 CVB Financial Corp. Ontario Calif. 798 790 1.01 8,356,160
174 Heritage Financial Corporation Olympia Wash. 796 765 4.05 4,676,250
175 State Bank Financial Corporation Atlanta Ga. 793 737 7.60 4,892,715
176 Westamerica Bancorporation San Rafael Calif. 790 784 0.77 5,554,134
177 Capital City Bank Group, Inc. Tallahassee Fla. 787 812 -3.08 2,915,784
178 Farmers & Merchants Investment, Inc. Lincoln Neb. 785 748 4.95 3,997,400
179 Customers Bancorp, Inc. Wyomissing Pa. 784 742 5.66 10,769,617
First Bancshares, Inc. Merrillville Ind. 784 744 5.38 3,960,315
181 United Financial Bancorp, Inc. Hartford Conn. 783 695 12.66 7,088,214
182 Bangor Bancorp, MHC Bangor Maine 780 747 4.42 3,806,394
183 Alerus Financial Corporation Grand Forks N.D. 779 770 1.17 2,089,604
184 Banc of California, Inc. Santa Ana Calif. 776 1,719 -54.86 10,329,319
185 Beneficial Bancorp, Inc. Philadelphia Pa. 771 781 -1.28 5,792,663
186 Brookline Bancorp, Inc. Boston Mass. 768 733 4.77 7,261,479
187 Community Bancshares of Mississippi, Inc. Brandon Miss. 764 717 6.56 3,223,498
188 Bridgeview Bancorp, Inc. Bridgeview Ill. 762 724 5.25 1,210,815
189 FCB Financial Holdings, Inc. Weston Fla. 746 638 16.93 11,662,113
190 Carolina Financial Corporation Charleston S.C. 730 496 47.18 3,560,496
191 BofI Holding, Inc. San Diego Calif. 725 643 12.75 9,982,320
192 BancPlus Corporation Ridgeland Miss. 724 717 0.98 2,797,302
193 RCB Holding Company, Inc. Claremore Okla. 705 704 0.14 2,814,921
194 First Command Financial Services, Inc. Fort Worth Tex. 696 676 2.96 1,081,677
195 Horizon Bancorp, Inc. Michigan City Ind. 693 642 7.94 3,969,750
196 Ocean Bankshares, Inc. Miami Fla. 692 700 -1.14 3,765,198
197 Origin Bancorp, Inc. Ruston La. 691 692 -0.14 4,214,918
198 First Western Mortgage Corporation Fort Worth Tex. 689 727 -5.23 973,901
199 Heartland Bancorp, Inc. Bloomington Ill. 688 738 -6.78 2,918,915
200 Landrum Company Columbia Mo. 687 688 -0.15 2,920,916
Note: Includes employees of holding companies and subsidiaries. Based on Y9C filings for top tier bank holding companies.
Figures for prior periods are not adjusted for mergers and acquisitions. Rankings include only companies current as of Aug. 3, 2018.
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