Top Intern Employers

Welcome to the Top Intern Employers for 2009! The following is a list of best in class employers who are dedicated to the training and development of talent through internships. The 2009 Top Intern Employers list covers companies of all sizes and industries and speaks to the need for fresh talent in spite of a challenging economy. For further information on each employer, including a company description, top hiring criteria, and links to company websites, click on the employer name. Please also click on the buttons below for our additional lists - the Top Entry Level Employers and the Top Masters Employers.
RankCompany NameIndustryProjected Intern Hires
1WalgreensGeneral Merchandisers5,650
2New York Life Insurance CompanyInsurance: Life, Health (mutual)3,500
3SouthwesternPublishing, Printing2,800
4General ElectricEnergy2,400
5Deloitte & Touche USA LLPOther2,300
7KPMG LLPOther2,000
8Northwestern Mutual Financial NetworkDiversified Financials2,000
9Lockheed MartinAerospace and Defense1,932
10Enterprise Rent-A-CarAutomotive Rental, Leasing1,800
11IntelElectronics, Electrical Equipment1,600
12TargetGeneral Merchandisers1,100
13MicrosoftComputer Software1,000
14Sandia National LaboratoriesAerospace and Defense900
16Pennsylvania Department of TransportationTransportation and Logistics700
17Procter & GambleOther650
18Kohls Department StoresApparel500
19Liberty MutualInsurance: Property and Casualty (mutual)450
20Merrill Lynch & CompanyDiversified Financials450
21Raytheon CompanyAerospace and Defense449
23Southern CompanyEnergy400
25USDA Forest ServiceOther350
27BAE SYSTEMSAerospace and Defense300
28General Dynamics C4 SystemsAerospace and Defense300
29Grant Thornton LLPOther300
30Hamilton SundstrandAerospace and Defense300
31United States Steel CorporationMetals300
32John DeereIndustrial and Farm Equipment290
33Ford Motor CompanyMotor Vehicles and Parts280
35Turner Construction CompanyOther270
36Compass Group, North AmericaFood Services250
37DellComputers, Office Equipment250
38Fidelity InvestmentsDiversified Financials250
39FPL GroupEnergy250
40The Sherwin-Williams CompanyOther250
41Thomson ReutersInformation Technology Services250
42EMC CorporationComputer Peripherals207
43Amazon.comInternet Services and Retailing200
44Archer Daniels MidlandFood Production200
45Philip Morris USAOther200
46XeroxComputers, Office Equipment200
47Kimberly-ClarkHousehold and Personal Products192
48Aerospace CorporationAerospace and Defense185
49Verizon WirelessTelecommunications180
50TravelersInsurance: Property and Casualty (mutual)160
51AccentureDiversified Outsourcing Services150
54Boy Scouts of AmericaOther150
55Harris CorporationOther150
56Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics LaboratoryEngineering, Construction150
57EntergyUtilities: Gas and Electric144
58Macy's, Inc. General Merchandisers140
59Rockwell AutomationElectronics, Electrical Equipment125
60U.S. Department of StateOther125
61Westinghouse Electric CompanyEnergy125
62USDA Food Safety & Inspection ServiceFood Services123
63National InstrumentsElectronics, Electrical Equipment120
64Spirit AeroSystemsAerospace and Defense120
66T. Rowe PriceDiversified Financials120
67ParsonsEngineering, Construction115
68ParsonsEngineering, Construction115
70SodexoDiversified Outsourcing Services112
71Dillard's Department StoresGeneral Merchandisers110
73BearingPointInformation Technology Services100
74Bechtel CorporationEngineering, Construction100
75CernerInformation Technology Services100
76ConAgra FoodsFood Consumer Products100
77HyattHotels, Casinos, Resorts100
78KidsPeaceHealth Care: Medical Facilities100
79Legg MasonDiversified Financials100
80Marriott InternationalHotels, Casinos, Resorts100
82Nickelodeon Animation StudioEntertainment100
83The Hartford Financial Services GroupInsurance: Life, Health (mutual)100
84AetnaInsurance: Life, Health (mutual)95
85Freddie MacCommercial Bank90
86M&T BankDiversified Financials85
87Adobe SystemsInformation Technology Services80
90Liz ClaiborneHousehold and Personal Products80
91Cherry, Bekaert & Holland, LLPOther75
92J. C. PenneyGeneral Merchandisers75
93Pacific Gas and Electric CompanyEnergy75
94Symantec CorporationComputer Software75
95UHY AdvisorsFinancial Data Services74
96GenworthDiversified Financials65
97Giant EagleGeneral Merchandisers65
98Bose CorporationElectronics, Electrical Equipment60
99Novogradac & Company LLPOther60
100SchlumbergerOil and Gas Equipment, Services60
101Watson Wyatt WorldwideDiversified Outsourcing Services60
102Owens CorningBuilding Materials, Glass54
103Agilent TechnologiesOther50
104Ameren CorporationEnergy50
105Brocade Communications SystemsInformation Technology Services50
106CAComputer Software50
107City Year Education50
108Education ManagementEducation50
109Hewitt AssociatesOther50
110Hormel Foods CorporationFood Consumer Products50
111KBREngineering, Construction50
112MGM MIRAGEHotels, Casinos, Resorts50
113Naval Sea System CommandAerospace and Defense50
114Navigant Consulting, Inc.Other50
115North Star Resource GroupOther50
116Novellus Systems, Inc.Other50
117SRAInformation Technology Services50
118Texas Parks and Wildlife DepartmentOther50
119Lowe's Companies, Inc.Other45
120RyanFinancial Data Services45
121Union Bank Commercial Bank45
122GEICOInsurance: Property and Casualty (stock)40
123Konica Minolta Business SolutionsComputers, Office Equipment40
124The MathWorksComputer Software40
125Total Quality Logistics (TQL)Transportation and Logistics40
126Union BankCommercial Bank40
127Continental CasualtyInsurance: Property and Casualty (stock)35
128Hess CorporationEnergy35
129Principal Financial GroupFinancial Data Services35
130UnumInsurance: Life, Health (mutual)35
131APC by Schneider ElectricInformation Technology Services33
132Dynetics, Inc.Aerospace and Defense30
133Epic SystemsComputer Software30
134Federal Reserve Bank of New YorkDiversified Financials30
135Maryland-National Capital Park & Planning CommissionOther30
136SunTrust BankOther28
137BNSF Railway CompanyTransportation and Logistics26
138AeroVironmentAerospace and Defense25
140AvnetSemiconductors and Other Electronic Components25
141Bury+PartnersEngineering, Construction25
142ARGOComputer Software24
143Hannaford Bros.General Merchandisers24
144ENSR InternationalEnergy23
145ARCADIS US Inc.Engineering, Construction20
146Carahsoft Technology CorpComputer Software20
147Carahsoft Technology CorpComputer Software20
148Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LPChemicals20
149Cooper IndustriesElectronics, Electrical Equipment20
150HiltiEngineering, Construction20
151Honda R&D AmericasMotor Vehicles and Parts20
152Invensys Process SystemsOther20
153Newell RubbermaidHousehold and Personal Products20
154Osram SylvaniaElectronics, Electrical Equipment20
155Texas InstrumentsSemiconductors and Other Electronic Components20
156ValpakAdvertising, Marketing20
157WeyerhaeuserForest and Paper Products20
158Access America TransportTransportation and Logistics15
159Centennial Contractors EnterprisesEngineering, Construction15
160HR PlusDiversified Outsourcing Services15
161Kennedy and Coe, LLCOther15
162Mattress Firm Other15
163RockTennForest and Paper Products15
164SWIFTInformation Technology Services15
165TAGAdvertising, Marketing15
166The TJX Companies, Inc.Apparel15
167U.S. Bureau of ReclamationEnergy15
168VanguardFinancial Data Services14
169Crown Cork & Seal USA, Inc.Packaging, Containers12
170GraniterockEngineering, Construction12
171Sika CorporationChemicals12
172SundtEngineering, Construction12
173ValueClick, Inc.Advertising, Marketing12
174American AirlinesAirlines11
175Blue Cross and Blue Shield of FloridaInsurance: Life, Health (stock)11
177Ag Processing Inc a cooperative (AGP)Energy10
178ARGOComputer Software10
179Brookshire GroceryGeneral Merchandisers10
180ENSCO, Inc.Information Technology Services10
181Hantz GroupOther10
182High Performance Technologies, Inc (HPTi)Information Technology Services10
183HOM FurnitureFurniture10
184J.G. WentworthOther10
185Kearney & CompanyOther10
186LA Splash MagazinesPublishing, Printing10
187Millward BrownAdvertising, Marketing10
188Precision Wealth Financial & Insurance ServicesOther10
189Relay WorldwideDiversified Outsourcing Services10
190The Advisory BoardOther10
192BMO Capital MarketsInvestment Bank9
193PSC ClinicalHealth Care: Pharmacy and Other Services9
194Hennion & Walsh, Inc. Other7
195Howard R. Green CompanyEngineering, Construction7
196comScore, Inc. Advertising, Marketing6
197ENVIRON HoldingsDiversified Outsourcing Services6
198Farm Credit Financial PartnersDiversified Financials6
199Haley & AldrichEngineering, Construction6
201Souplantation & Sweet TomatoesFood Services6
20284 Lumber CompanyBuilding Materials, Glass5
203Acquity GroupDiversified Outsourcing Services5
204American Heart AssociationOther5
205American Yacht InstituteOther5
206Assurity Life InsuranceDiversified Financials5
207BlackbaudComputer Software5
208ChaseSourceDiversified Outsourcing Services5
209Eckerd Youth AlternativesOther5
210Intuitive research and Technology CorporationEngineering, Construction5
211Leprino FoodsFood Production5
212LightolierHome Equipment, Furnishings5
213MICROS SystemsComputer Software5
214New York State Department of Environmental ConservationOther5
215Owens-IllinoisPackaging, Containers5
216Texas Commission on Environmental QualityOther5
217The New England Center for ChildrenEducation5
218Windsor Court HotelHotels, Casinos, Resorts5
21921st Mortgage CorporationOther4
220BoxTone, IncComputer Software4
221Capital Network Leasing Corp.Other4
222ConcurrentComputer Software4
223NewAgeSys, Inc.Diversified Outsourcing Services4
224Applied Research LaboratoriesElectronics, Electrical Equipment3
225Coverity, Inc.Computer Software3
226Friedrich Air ConditioningOther3
227GRIMCOWholesalers: Diversified3
228Labatt Food ServiceFood Services3
229C&I EngineeringOil and Gas Equipment, Services2
230CollegeGrad.comAdvertising, Marketing2
231Constructors & AssociatesEngineering, Construction2
232David Cronheim MortgageInvestment Bank2
233Ellis & Associates, IncEngineering, Construction2
234Great Lakes Computer Source, Inc.Other2
235Kirkland & EllisOther2
236Reallaer, LLCInformation Technology Services2
237ThoughtWorksComputer Software2
238Transnational Bancard Inc.Other2
239United McGill CorporationOther2

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