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Attracting Quality Employers to Northeastern Pennsylvania!

Major Employers

Some of the largest multinational companies are already thriving in Northeastern Pennsylvania.


It’s easy to see why, with a cost of living consistently lower than most other northern regions, a strong educated workforce, and close proximity to over 70% of the country’s population. Northeastern Pennsylvania can be the perfect location for many different types of businesses!

Business Opportunities, No Matter Your Industry

Northeastern Pennsylvania has proven to be a perfect location for all different types of businesses. Call centers, production companies, research institutions and plenty other industries have already taken advantage of everything our region has to offer. NEPA has been consistently ranked as one of the best regions for the transportation and warehousing industry. It has also been noted that our region has remarkable potential for the security & defense sector as well as bioscience. More recently, Northeastern Pennsylvania has been able to tap into the opportunities associated with the Marcellus Shale formation. Northeastern Pennsylvania’s close proximity to the formation, ensures businesses are able to receive the largest volume of natural gas at the lowest price.  

American Eagle in Northeastern PA     BOA     geisinger top employer in NEPA


Northeastern Pennsylvania yuengling brewery     wegman's in Wilkes-Bare     Salliemae NEPA


ghawkchocolate          kmart in Scranton       Lord and Taylor in NEPA


Dozens of companies including Bank of America, American Eagle Outfitters and Hilton Reservations Worldwide have already discovered the benefits of operating in the Penn’s Northeast region.


Companies that may be your top competitors already know everything Northeastern Pennsylvania offers, including the best opportunities to help their businesses succeed. Whether it’s the convenient location, the hardworking people or the low cost of living, these major companies have found a place for their businesses to flourish.


For the most recent list of major employers in each county in the Penn's Northeast region, CLICK HERE


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