John Deere's workforce 2002-2018

The farming equipment manufacturer John Deere employed over 74.4 thousand people in 2018, this is a sharp increase from the previous year, when the company had about 60.5 thousand employees.

John Deere sales figures

John Deere has two main product categories: agriculture and turf, and construction and forestry. The majority of the company’s sales are generated by the former segment. In 2018, John Deere’s revenue amounted to around 36.5 billion U.S. dollars. The United States and Canada are the biggest regional market for the company, with sales of around 21.6 billion U.S. dollars.

Farm machinery market

Farming machinery is one of the great innovations of the last two centuries, allowing us to significantly increase our agricultural yields and take a major step towards eradicating world hunger. John Deere and Co. is the world’s largest farm machinery manufacturer in terms of revenue, as of 2017. John Deere’s main competitors in that market include Case New Holland Industrial, Kubota Corporation, and AGCO. Case New Holland is based in the United Kingdom and generated net revenue of about 28 billion U.S. dollars in 2017.
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Number of employees of John Deere (Deere & Company) from 2002 to 2018
Number of employees
201874,413
201760,476
201656,767
201557,180
201459,623
201367,044
201266,859
201161,278
201055,650
200951,262
200856,653
200752,022
200646,549
200547,423
200446,465
200343,221
200243,051
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