From entertainment to healthcare, Ocean County has a wide range of career options. With a number of businesses employing thousands of people, here, according to, are the largest employers in Ocean County:

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    RWJBarnabas Health

    With 3 major medical centers in Ocean County:

    Community Medical Center - Toms River

    Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus - Lakewood

    Barnabas Health Behavioral Health Center - Toms River

    RWJBarnabas Health has over 2,000 employees right here in Ocean County.

    Community Medical Center in Toms River (
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    Anchor Auto Lease

    You may not be familiar with the name Anchor Auto Lease, but as a business that leases everything from cars, to school buses, and even ambulances, Lakewood's Anchor Auto Lease has between 1,000 and 2,500 employees in Ocean County.

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    Ocean Medical Center

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    Six Flags Great Adventure

    No surprises here, really. The single biggest private employer in Ocean County is Jackson's Six Flags Great Adventure.

    Clocking in at 2,500 - 5,000 employees, Great Adventure employs not only thousands of people seasonally, but also year-round at one of the country's biggest theme parks, right here in our own back yard.

    Main entrance to Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson (Dan Alexander, Townsquare Media NJ)