Puget Sound, WA
Puget Sound employs more than 75,000 people. Here, you will find the Seattle and Bellevue corporate offices and the Kent, Dupont and Sumner fulfillment centers. In the area, workers might also find employment at one of 15 Whole Foods and Amazon physical stores, and there’s a SeaTac airport Amazon hub.
Arlington, VA and D.C.
In Arlington, Amazon plans to add up to 25,000 new jobs. This, plus the 10,000 existing Virginia and DC metro area jobs, would total about 35,000. About 50% of the new positions will include tech jobs, and the rest of the hires would work in accounting, HR, legal or other office support.
To accommodate so many workers, the company plans to expand their Arlington facilities. It will even have a dog park and some recreation areas and farmers markets.
Within 10 years, Amazon plans to add new employees in Davidson County. They also want to make about 5,000 new positions for workers living in or near downtown. Different opportunities will provide incomes for people of varying skill levels, and this includes both non-technical and technical roles. This new employer site will be known as the Operations Center of Excellence.
Tech Hub Jobs
Amazon plans to add 3,500 new tech jobs within six major U.S. cities. This will happen as Amazon expands within the next 10 years.
Amazon will add about 600 new tech jobs in this location. Already, about 43,000 Amazon employees work in Texas. The Dallas office will have an additional 100,000 square feet of area built onto it.
100 new jobs will provide opportunities for more people as Amazon acquires 25,000 square feet of new space. In Michigan, the company already employs more than 13,000 people.
Already, more than 10,500 people work at an Amazon site in Colorado. 100 new jobs and 20,000 more square feet of space will end up here when this tech hub expands.
Here, Amazon acquired the old Fifth Avenue building located on the corner of Lord & Taylor. On this property will sit a humongous office totaling 630,000 square feet. New York State already has 24,000 Amazon workers in it.
This 90,000-square-foot office will add about 500 more jobs to this location. Amazon already has 17,000 employees working for them in Texas.
Amazon already has 90,000 workers employed in California. An additional 200 jobs will open up new chances for people working in San Diego once a new 40,000-square-foot building is constructed.