Top 50 Remote-Friendly Fortune 500 Companies – Did Your Employer Make the Cut?

Virtual Vocations, a leading telecommute-only job board, released its 2017 rankings for the Top 50 Fortune 500 Telecommute-Enabled Companies on June 14.

Here are the rankings. Read the full report here. Technology companies dominate the list, but industries like pharma, financial services, and insurance also make a strong showing. While IT, customer service, engineering, and sales roles are well-represented, the list below also makes mention of remote positions for management and legal professionals.

1. Apple, Inc.

Apple, Inc.

2. McKesson Corporation

McKesson Corporation (med-tech, healthcare IT). Telecommuting roles include Telework Systems Advisor, Virtual Medical Coder, and Home Based Sales Manager.

3. UnitedHealth Group

UnitedHealth Group (healthcare). Telecommuting roles include Telephonic RN Case Managers, Remote Health Service Directors, and Telecommuting RN Consultants.

4. CVS Health

CVS Health (pharmacy, drug retail). Telecommuting roles include CVS Health’s Telework Nurse Educator positions (significant travel required) as well as  Telecommute Health Plans Account Executives.

5. AmerisourceBergen

AmerisourceBergen (pharmaceuticals). Telecommute roles include account management and project management.


6., Inc., Inc. (online merchandising, and, more recently, grocery). Telecommute roles include Virtual Operation Managers, Support Engineers, Online Sales and Customer Service Representatives.

7. General Electric (GE)

General Electric (electrical and electronics manufacturer). Telecommute roles include information technology, management, and sales.


8. Verizon Wireless

Verizon Wireless (telecom).


9. Cardinal Health

Cardinal Health, (healthcare). Telecommute roles include Remote Patient Care Coordinators.


10. Fannie Mae

Fannie Mae.

11. JPMorgan Chase & Co.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (financial services). Telecommuting roles include corporate relationship management, client advising, and business development.


12. Express Scripts Holding Company

Express Scripts Holding Company (pharmacy). Telecommuting roles include product management, nursing education, and clinical sales.


13. Wells Fargo & Company

Wells Fargo & Company (financial services). Telecommuting roles include a variety of IT specialists, advisors, and consultants.


14. Bank of America

Bank of America (financial services). Telecommuting roles include positions for technical consultants and financial experts.


15. Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Corporation (tech/software/personal computers). Telecommuting roles at Microsoft cover a variety of employment sectors, including software development, technical support, and business development.


16. Anthem, Inc.

Anthem, Inc. (insurance). Telecommuting roles include positions for Nurses, Remote Case Managers, and Telework Program Managers.


17. Citigroup Inc.

Citigroup Inc. (financial services).

18. IBM

IBM (technology/consulting).

19. Johnson & Johnson

Johnson & Johnson (pharmaceuticals, consumer products). Telecommuting roles range from Remote District Business Manager to Virtual Key Account Manager.


20. Freddie Mac

Freddie Mac,.

21. MetLife, Inc.

MetLife, Inc., (insurance, financial services). Telecommuting roles include positions in claims adjusting and sales consulting.


22. Aetna, Inc.

Aetna, Inc. (medical insurance).

23. PepsiCo, Inc.

PepsiCo, Inc. (food and beverage). Telecommuting positions are mainly reserved for distribution and merchandising roles.


24. Intel Corporation

Intel Corporation (semiconductor design/manufacturing).

25. Prudential Financial, Inc.

Prudential Financial, Inc. (financial services). Telecommuting roles at Prudential primarily are for sales and management professionals.


26. Albertsons

Albertsons, (pharmacy, grocery).



27. Humana, Inc.

Humana Inc. (health insurance). Telecommuting roles include salespersons, Registered Nurses, social workers, care and case managers, researchers, and IT specialists.


28. Pfizer

Pfizer (pharmaceuticals). Telecommuting positions include those for software engineers, marketing assistants, and project managers. Pfizer also hires remote-based sales associates, but these roles can involve extensive travel.

29. American International Group, Inc. (AIG)

American International Group, Inc. (insurance). Telecommute roles include positions in consulting, underwriting, auditing and quality, financial advising, and property loss control.


30. Lockheed Martin

Lockheed Martin (aerospace/defense).

31. Sysco

Sysco (food equipment/products). Sysco offers a wide range of telecommuting roles, including positions focusing on marketing and analysis.


32. FedEx

FedEx (shipping). Telecommute roles include sales, account management, and customer service.


33. Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (IT). Recent telecommuting roles have included Asset Recovery Consultant and Virtual Senior Asset Recovery Consultant.


34. Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco Systems, Inc. (computer networking). Recent telecommuting roles have included positions for Telecommute Consultants, Remote Engineers, and Telework Technicians.

35. Hewlett-Packard (HP)

Hewlett-Packward, (IT/hardware/software). Most of HP’s telecommuting employees work in their information technology and sales departments.


36. The Coca-Cola Company

The Coca-Cola Company (beverages).

37. New York Life Insurance Company

New York Life Insurance Company (mutual life insurance, financial services).

38. Centene Corporation

Centene Corporation (healthcare).

39. Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company

Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company (insurance). Recent telecommuting roles include openings for Telecommuting Insurance Field Representatives and Telework Sales Specialists.


40. Merck & Co., Inc.

Merck & Co., Inc. (pharmaceuticals). Telecommuting roles include Telework Scientific and Medical Affairs Directors, and Partial Telecommuting Clinical Research Associates.


41. Cigna

Cigna (healthcare). Telecommuting roles with Cigna include positions for consulting, case management, data analysis, clinical specialties, nursing, and more.


42. Best Buy

Best Buy (consumer electronics retail).

43. Honeywell International

Honeywell International (technology). Remote positions at Honeywell include positions in IT, sales, and account management.


44. Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association (TIAA)

Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association (nonprofit/financial services).

45. Oracle Corporation

Oracle Corporation (IT/computer services). Telecommute roles include positions for Remote Database Architects, Virtual Software Project Managers and Architects, Telework Consultants, and Telecommute Technical Sales Specialists.


46. Allstate Insurance Company

Allstate Insurance Company (insurance).

47. American Express Company

American Express (credit card, expense management). Telecommuting roles at AmEx are primarily for U.S.-based Telework Travel counselors.


48. General Dynamics

General Dynamics (defense/aerospace). Telecommute roles within General Dynamics are typically IT roles.


49. Liberty Mutual

Liberty Mutual (insurance). Telecommuting roles include positions for field property adjusters, insurance investigators, and attorneys.


50. Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual)

Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (insurance). MassMutual offers telecommuting opportunities in sales and underwriting.

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