California: Corporations

Fortune 1000 Rankings (2015) 
Company Rank Revenue (USD) City
Chevron 3 $203,784,000,000 San Ramon
Apple 5 $182,795,000,000 Cupertino
McKesson 11 $138,030,000,000 San Francisco
HP 19 $111,454,000,000 Palo Alto
Wells Fargo 30 $88,372,000,000 San Francisco
Alphabet 40 $71,487,000,000 Mountain View
Intel 52 $55,870,000,000 Santa Clara
Walt Disney 57 $48,813,000,000 Burbank
Cisco Systems 60 $47,142,000,000 San Jose
Ingram Micro 62 $46,487,000,000 Santa Ana
Oracle 81 $38,275,000,000 Redwood City
Safeway 84 $36,643,000,000 Pleasanton
DirecTV 95 $33,260,000,000 El Segundo
Qualcomm 113 $26,487,000,000 San Diego
Gilead Sciences 118 $24,890,000,000 Foster City
Amgen 145 $20,063,000,000 Thousand Oaks
eBay 172 $17,902,000,000 San Jose
PG&E Corp. 182 $17,090,000,000 San Francisco
Gap 188 $16,435,000,000 San Francisco
Western Digital 205 $15,130,000,000 Irvine
Health Net 216 $14,009,000,000 Woodland Hills
Synnex 220 $13,840,000,000 Fremont
Edison International 226 $13,413,000,000 Rosemead
Visa 238 $12,702,000,000 Foster City
Jacobs Engineering Group 239 $12,695,000,000 Pasadena
Facebook 242 $12,466,000,000 Menlo Park
Farmers Insurance Exchange 264 $11,318,000,000 Woodland Hills
Ross Stores 269 $11,042,000,000 Dublin
Sempra Energy 270 $11,035,000,000 San Diego
Reliance Steel & Aluminum 283 $10,452,000,000 Los Angeles
Molina Healthcare 301 $9,667,000,000 Long Beach
Applied Materials 319 $9,072,000,000 Santa Clara
CBRE Group 321 $9,050,000,000 Los Angeles
Franklin Resources 335 $8,491,000,000 San Mateo
Broadcom 340 $8,428,000,000 Irvine
AECOM 343 $8,357,000,000 Los Angeles
Core-Mark Holding 352 $8,170,000,000 South San Francisco
Allergan 380 $7,238,000,000 Irvine
Pacific Life 387 $7,073,000,000 Newport Beach
Agilent Technologies 389 $6,981,000,000 Santa Clara
Live Nation Entertainment 392 $6,867,000,000 Beverly Hills
Symantec 405 $6,676,000,000 Mountain View
SanDisk 408 $6,628,000,000 Milpitas
Avery Dennison 427 $6,330,000,000 Glendale
NetApp 428 $6,325,000,000 Sunnyvale
Sanmina 432 $6,215,000,000 San Jose
Charles Schwab 435 $6,156,000,000 San Francisco
Mattel 439 $6,024,000,000 El Segundo
A-Mark Precious Metals 444 $5,979,000,000 Santa Monica
Clorox 469 $5,591,000,000 Oakland
Advanced Micro Devices 473 $5,506,000,000 Sunnyvale
Netflix 474 $5,505,000,000 Los Gatos
salesforce.com 483 $5,374,000,000 San Francisco
Levi Strauss 541 $4,754,000,000 San Francisco
Williams-Sonoma 551 $4,699,000,000 San Francisco
Robert Half International 552 $4,695,000,000 Menlo Park
Nvidia 553 $4,682,000,000 Santa Clara
First American Financial 554 $4,678,000,000 Santa Ana
Juniper Networks 557 $4,627,000,000 Sunnyvale
Yahoo 561 $4,618,000,000 Sunnyvale
Lam Research 563 $4,607,000,000 Fremont
Intuit 572 $4,507,000,000 Mountain View
Tutor Perini 573 $4,492,000,000 Sylmar
Avaya 581 $4,424,000,000 Santa Clara
Activision Blizzard 585 $4,408,000,000 Santa Monica
Adobe Systems 605 $4,147,000,000 San Jose
CareFusion 635 $3,842,000,000 San Diego
Unified Grocers 643 $3,771,000,000 Commerce
Electronic Arts 671 $3,575,000,000 Redwood City
Smart & Final Stores 677 $3,534,000,000 Commerce
Big Heart Pet Brands 678 $3,521,000,000 San Francisco
Oaktree Capital Group 704 $3,272,000,000 Los Angeles
Tesla Motors 717 $3,198,000,000 Palo Alto
Varian Medical Systems 745 $3,050,000,000 Palo Alto
SunPower 748 $3,027,000,000 San Jose
Mercury General 752 $3,012,000,000 Los Angeles
KLA-Tencor 769 $2,929,000,000 Milpitas
Ryland Group 830 $2,615,000,000 Westlake Village
PriceSmart 861 $2,518,000,000 San Diego
Autodesk 862 $2,512,000,000 San Rafael
Tetra Tech 870 $2,484,000,000 Pasadena
Monster Beverage 875 $2,465,000,000 Corona
Maxim Integrated Products 881 $2,454,000,000 San Jose
Equinix 884 $2,444,000,000 Redwood City
CalAtlantic Group 887 $2,435,000,000 Irvine
Guess 891 $2,418,000,000 Los Angeles
KB Home 895 $2,401,000,000 Los Angeles
Trimble Navigation 897 $2,396,000,000 Sunnyvale
Teledyne Technologies 898 $2,394,000,000 Thousand Oaks
Skechers U.S.A. 900 $2,387,000,000 Manhattan Beach
Xilinx 901 $2,383,000,000 San Jose
Edwards Lifesciences 918 $2,323,000,000 Irvine
Granite Construction 929 $2,275,000,000 Watsonville
HCP 932 $2,268,000,000 Irvine
LinkedIn 945 $2,219,000,000 Mountain View
Brocade Communications Systems 947 $2,211,000,000 San Jose
Public Storage 952 $2,195,000,000 Glendale
TriNet Group 953 $2,194,000,000 San Leandro
Bio-Rad Laboratories 959 $2,175,000,000 Hercules
Intuitive Surgical 973 $2,132,000,000 Sunnyvale
Synopsys 995 $2,058,000,000 Mountain View

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Largest Private Companies (2015) 
Company Rank Revenue (USD) City
Bechtel 5 $37,200,000,000 San Francisco
Platinum Equity 22 $12,500,000,000 Beverly Hills
Capital Group Cos 47 $7,300,000,000 Los Angeles
Kingston Technology Company 54 $6,500,000,000 Fountain Valley
Golden State Foods 55 $6,400,000,000 Irvine
Dole Food 84 $4,800,000,000 Thousand Oaks
Levi Strauss & Co 86 $4,800,000,000 San Francisco
Save Mart Supermarkets 93 $4,500,000,000 Modesto
Consolidated Elec Distributors 94 $4,400,000,000 Westlake
Forever 21 95 $4,400,000,000 Los Angeles
Stater Bros 99 $4,200,000,000 San Bernardino
Avaya 101 $4,100,000,000 Santa Clara
E&J Gallo Winery 102 $4,100,000,000 Modesto
Petco Animal Supplies 108 $4,000,000,000 San Diego
Wonderful Company 113 $3,800,000,000 Los Angeles
JD Heiskell & Co 114 $3,800,000,000 Tulare
Raley's 135 $3,200,000,000 Sacramento
Wilbur-Ellis 138 $3,200,000,000 San Francisco
Young's Market 141 $3,200,000,000 Tustin
VIZIO 142 $3,100,000,000 Irvine
DPR Construction 160 $2,900,000,000 Redwood City
Newegg.com 172 $2,600,000,000 City of Industry
Hilmar Cheese Company 183 $2,500,000,000 Hilmar
Foster Farms 201 $2,300,000,000 Livingston
Fry's Electronics 208 $2,200,000,000 San Jose
Guitar Center 209 $2,200,000,000 Westlake Village

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Tax Rate (2015) 
Corporate Marginal Income Tax Rate 8.84%>$0
Individual Income Tax Rate 1.0%>$0
2.0%>$7,582
4.0%>$17,976
6.0%>$28,371
8.0%>$39,384
9.3%>$49,774
10.3%>$254,250
11.3%>$305,100
12.3%>$508,500
13.3%>$1,000,000
Sales Tax Rate 7.5%
Business Tax Climate Index Rankings (2015) 
Business Tax Climate Index 48
Corporate Tax Index Rank 34
Individual Income Tax Index Rank 50
Sales Tax Index Rank 42
Unemployment Insurance Tax Index Rank 14
Property Tax Index Rank 14

Sources:
CNN Money (2015)
Tax Foundation (2015)

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