Eaton is a power management company with 2014 sales of $22.6 billion. Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton has approximately 99,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. Eaton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Eaton is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.
Company Growth (employees)
Cleveland, US
Size (employees)
95,000 (est)
Eaton was founded in 1911 and is headquartered in Cleveland, US

Key People at Eaton

Alexander M. Cutler

Alexander M. Cutler

Chairman & CEO
Richard H. Fearon

Richard H. Fearon

Vice Chairman & CFO

Eaton Office Locations

Eaton has offices in Cleveland, Espoo, San Diego, Houston and in 175 other locations
Cleveland, US (HQ)
1111 Superior Avenue
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Eaton Data and Metrics

Eaton Financial Metrics

Eaton's revenue was reported to be $4.8 b in Q1, 2017

Revenue (Q1, 2017)

4.8 b

Gross profit (Q1, 2017)

1.5 b

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2017), %


Net income (Q1, 2017)

432 m

Market capitalization (22-Sep-2017)

35 b

Cash (31-Mar-2017)

222 m
Eaton's current market capitalization is $35 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


22 b22.6 b20.9 b19.7 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

15.4 b15.6 b14.3 b13.4 b

Gross profit

6.7 b6.9 b6.6 b6.3 b
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017


5.4 b5.2 b4.8 b5.1 b5 b4.8 b

Cost of goods sold

3.7 b3.6 b3.3 b3.4 b3.4 b3.3 b

Gross profit

1.7 b1.6 b1.5 b1.7 b1.6 b1.5 b

Gross profit Margin, %

USDY, 2009Y, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012Y, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015FY, 2016


340 m333 m385 m577 m915 m781 m268 m543 m


415 m386 m369 m2.3 b

Current Assets

8.7 b8.1 b6.6 b6.9 b


14.5 b13.9 b13.5 b13.2 b
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017


631 m655 m663 m303 m418 m333 m323 m494 m222 m


2.5 b2.5 b2.4 b2.4 b2.4 b2.4 b2.3 b2.3 b2.3 b

Current Assets

8.8 b8.4 b7.9 b7.6 b7.6 b7 b6.8 b7.1 b7 b


3.8 b3.7 b3.6 b3.7 b3.6 b3.6 b3.6 b3.5 b
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

1.9 b1.8 b2 b1.9 b

Depreciation and Amortization

997 m983 m925 m929 m


(92 m)(150 m)(20 m)25 m

Accounts Payable

86 m49 m(120 m)
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Net Income

172 m605 m467 m535 m445 m403 m492 m522 m432 m


2.5 b2.5 b2.4 b2.4 b2.4 b2.4 b2.3 b2.3 b2.3 b

Accounts Payable

2 b2 b2 b1.9 b2 b1.8 b1.8 b1.8 b1.9 b
Y, 2017

Financial Leverage

2 x
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Eaton Market Value History

Eaton Median Salaries

Source: 155 public H-1B filings from Eaton

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Eaton Online and Social Media Presence

Eaton News and Updates

Injured hiker rescued in Eaton Canyon after tumbling down a waterfall

A hiker who tumbled 30 feet down a waterfall and hurt her back was rescued Friday afternoon in a restricted section of Eaton Canyon in Altadena, authorities reported. Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies and a Pasadena Fire Department search and rescue team went to the aid of a woman who fell..…

London's Eaton Square most expensive place to buy UK home

London's Eaton Square is named the most expensive place to buy property in the UK.

Weather hampers efforts to rescue Eaton Canyon hikers trapped overnight

Two hikers were trapped overnight on a cliff about 1,000 feet above Eaton Canyon after a rescue team was forced to pause its efforts due to weather and darkness.  An Altadena rescue crew began their search around 8 p.m. Sunday, but they were not able to trek to where the hikers are trapped due..…

Brotherhood actor Aaron Eaton dies days after film's release

Director Noel Clarke and rapper Stormzy among those who have paid tribute to 29-year-old south LondonerTributes have been paid to the Brotherhood actor Aaron Eaton, who has died days after the film’s release.The 29-year-old played the character Teardrop in the third instalment of actor-turned-direct…

What's new? Bolt wins, Kenya wins steeplechase, Eaton leads

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — It's no easy thing to push Usain Bolt, even in an Olympic warm-up race.Might be even tougher upstaging him.But that happened on a wild Wednesday night in track. It began with the Jamaican star exchanging smiles, then wagging his finger at a brash up-and…

White Sox suspend Sale, then beat Tigers 4-3 on Eaton single

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago White Sox suspended Chris Sale five days, then got a rare win in a game their ace was supposed to start.Adam Eaton drove in Avisail Garcia with a game-ending single in the ninth inning to lift the White Sox to a 4-3 victory on Sunday in a game that…

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