A new map shows exactly which brand is hauling in the dough for each state. Each one of these company’s headquarters is located in the state in which they represent on the map. [Click to zoom]

Largest Companies by State

As you can see, some brands are synonymous with the states they come from. For example, GM continues to be the largest in Michigan, even through its stimulus-influenced troubles.

Isn’t it ironic that in a state like California that's full of Democrats, an oil and gas company makes the most money and employs more of its residents than almost any other company?