Biggest Health Companies: New Jersey (1)
Ten of the largest health companies located in New Jersey include medical device manufacturing companies such as Stryker, Medtronic, Abbott Laboratories, and ConvaTec; biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies like Roche and GlaxoSmithKline; testing and diagnostic solutions companies such as Quest Diagnostics, LabCorp, and Bio-Reference; and a hospital system, RWJBarnabas Health. The website, latest annual revenue, number of employees, and the name and title of innovation-related contact persons for these companies have been provided in the attached spreadsheet. A brief overview of the findings can be found below.
- Stryker (Mahwah, NJ) manufactures medical and surgical devices and equipment. It has 40,000 employees.
- Yashdeep Kumar is the vice president, global innovation programs at Stryker.
- Roche has 94,442 employees across the globe. It has the world's largest polymerase chain reaction (PCR) manufacturing site in Branchburg, NJ, along with four other locations in Little Falls, NJ.
- ConvaTec (Bridgewater, NJ) has 9,400 employees. The company generated $1.827 billion in revenue in 2019.
To find the largest health companies located in New Jersey, we leveraged a list of top life sciences companies in New Jersey published by the New Jersey Department of Labor & Workforce Development. This list focused on major pharmaceutical, biotechnology (R&D), and medical device manufacturing companies operating in New Jersey. We also used several other top listings of medical device companies, biotech, and other health companies to identify some of the largest health companies operating in New Jersey.