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Alcon is an American global medical company specializing in eye care products and headquartered in Hünenberg, Switzerland. Alcons American headquarters are located in Fort Worth, Texas. Alcon is a subsidiary of Novartis. Alcon was founded in 1945 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. The company started as a small pharmacy in Fort Worth and was named for its founders, pharmacists Robert Alexander and William Conner. Conner and Alexander focused on sterile ophthalmic products. Nestlé of Switzerland purchased Alcon in 1977. Alcon expanded its manufacturing capability with new plants in South America and Europe and drastically increased its investment in research. In 1979, Alcon acquired Texas Pharmacal Company which became Dermatological Products of Texas (and is now DPT Laboratories). In 1984, Alcon founded the Technical Excellence Award to promote achievements in R&D excellence and has awarded it to more than 100 recipients. The Alcon product line has expanded from pharmaceuticals to the surgical arena. Today, Alcon has operations in 75 countries and their products are sold in over 180 countries.

Highest paying job titles at Alcon include HR Business Partner, Portfolio Manager, and Senior Software Engineer


Market Cap$28.5 billion
Revenue$6.9 billion
5 Year Trend+4.4%
Net Income-$198 million
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Alcon Salaries

HR Business Partner



Average Salary:$98,750

Portfolio Manager



Average Salary:$175,000

Senior Software Engineer



Average Salary:$101,667

Brand Director



Average Salary:$225,000

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