East Bay

eastern region of the San Francisco Bay Area, California, USA

The East Bay is a subregion of the San Francisco Bay Area, California, United States.

A satellite image of the East Bay
South Berkeley, Emeryville, Oakland, Alameda and Bay Bridge

Major employers


East Bay's largest employers are:

  1. University of California, Berkeley with about 20,000 employees[1]
  2. AT&T with around 11,000 employees
  3. The U.S. Postal Service with around 10,000 employees
  4. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory with approximately 8,750 employees
  5. Chevron Corporation with 8,730 employees
  6. Contra Costa County by offering 8,416 jobs
  7. Safeway with 7,922 employees
  8. Bank of America with 7,081 employees
  9. Pacific Gas and Electric Company employing up to 5,200 people
  10. New United Motor Manufacturing, Inc. (NUMMI) about 5,100 employees
  11. Kaiser Permanente with 4,730 employees
  12. Lucky Stores with 4,631 employees
  13. Bio-Rad Laboratories with 4,300 employees
  14. Wells Fargo with about 4,000 employees
  15. Mount Diablo Unified School District with 3,700 employees
  16. West Contra Costa Unified School District with 3,360 employees
  17. John Muir Medical Center with 3,023


  1. ""University of California Statistical Summary and Data on UC Students, Faculty, and Staff"". Archived from the original on 2012-05-12. Retrieved 2008-07-30.

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