Apple: We Created 514,000 Jobs
How many domestic jobs has the world’s most valuable company created?
If you ask that company –Apple– the answer is 514,000, according to a post published on the company’s website. But not nearly that many people are getting paychecks signed by Tim Cook.
According to Apple, the company has directly employed 47,000 workers in the United States. Beyond that, the tech company says it is responsible for another 257,000 U.S. jobs at outside firms, from glass manufacturers at Corning all the way down to the FedEx and UPS employees who deliver iGadgets.