This is the 68th edition of our annual ranking of America’s largest companies, and it was a blowout year for the companies featured—despite rising inflation, the ongoing supply chain crisis, and the second year of the COVID-19 pandemic. Together, the 500 corporations on this year’s list generated a record $16.1 trillion in revenue and $1.8 trillion in profits. Explore the list to see which companies made the cut, which industries were most profitable, and more.
Ever wonder how many Fortune 500 companies are in your state? (Or how often those companies made the cut over the last 20 years?) Our director of infographics, Nicolas Rapp, offers a look at where they're located—and how far some have come (or fallen).