Number of employees at leading PR firms in the U.S. in 2017

Number of employees at leading public relations firms with major operations in the United States in 2017

Number of employees at leading PR firms in the U.S. in 2017 This statistic shows the number of employees at the leading public relations firms in the United States in 2017. Companies are ranked by their 2017 net fees, with Edelman in the leading spot having garnered over 893 million dollars in net fees and claiming 5940 employees on its payroll. W2O Group, with a base in San Francisco, CA, was the runner-up in terms of net fees; it had 682 employees in 2017.
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Number of employees at leading public relations firms with major operations in the United States in 2017

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Number of employees
Edelman5,940
W2O Group682
APCO Worldwide651
Finn Partners533
ICR177
Prosek Partners137
Padilla206
Hotwire222
Coyne PR139
5W Public Relations148
G&S Business Communications146
Fahlgren Mortine160
Health Unlimited122
French | West | Vaughan103
Racepoint Global148
Number of employees
Edelman5,940
W2O Group682
APCO Worldwide651
Finn Partners533
ICR177
Prosek Partners137
Padilla206
Hotwire222
Coyne PR139
5W Public Relations148
G&S Business Communications146
Fahlgren Mortine160
Health Unlimited122
French | West | Vaughan103
Racepoint Global148
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This statistic shows the number of employees at the leading public relations firms in the United States in 2017. Companies are ranked by their 2017 net fees, with Edelman in the leading spot having garnered over 893 million dollars in net fees and claiming 5940 employees on its payroll. W2O Group, with a base in San Francisco, CA, was the runner-up in terms of net fees; it had 682 employees in 2017.
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