Apple Inc. employs 115,000 employees worldwide, with most being in the U.S. Many other jobs are attributable to Apple, including 627,000 created to support the iOS ecosystem. The company has 478 retail locations worldwide.
There are many employees of other companies that support Apple, such as the 20,000 construction-related jobs that are needed to build Apple's retail stores. The company boasts over 52,000 new jobs added in the previous 10 years alone. Apple employees span a wide range of roles, from artists and designers to technical support, sales, and marketing.