Major Employers

Springfield, Missouri MSA

Greene, Christian, Webster, Polk and Dallas Counties Full Time Equivalent Employees as of spring 2016

Company Name Industry

Metro area

Companywide

1 Mercy Hospital Springfield Healthcare 10,460

40,000

2 CoxHealth Systems Healthcare 10,069

10,069

3 Walmart  & Sam’s Club Retail 3,717*

2,300,000

4 Springfield Public Schools Education 3,000

3,000

5 Bass Pro Shops | Tracker Marine Retail/Manufacturing 2,434

19,895

6 United States Government Government 2,400

 2,785,000

7 State of Missouri Government 2,331

52,449

8 City of Springfield Government 2,251

2,251

9 Missouri State University Education 2,018

2,782

10 Citizens Memorial Healthcare Healthcare 1,900

1,900

11 SRC Holdings (HQ) Manufacturing 1,500

 1,500

12 Chase Card Services Financial 1,450

235,000

13 O’Reilly Auto Parts (HQ) Retail/Manufacturing 1,200

73,000

14 Prime, Inc. (HQ) Transportation 1,195 4,396
15 Oxford HealthCare Healthcare 1,189 1,400
16 Ozarks Technical Community College Education 1,145 1,176
17 TeleTech Telecommunications 1,030 43,000
18 City Utilities of Springfield Utility 983

983

19 Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad Transportation 975

42,000

20 Kraft Heinz Company Manufacturing 938

42,000

21 American National Property & Casualty Co. Insurance 910

962

22 Expedia, Inc. Telecommunications 900

18,210

23 Jack Henry & Associates, Inc. Software Development 899 5,905
24 General Council of the Assemblies of God (HQ) Religion 850 850
25 Burrell Behavioral Health (affiliate of CoxHealth) Healthcare 800 1,061
25 Greene County Government 800 800
27 Great Southern Bank (HQ) Financial 799 1,270
28 Ozark R-VI School District Education 762

762

29 The Arc of the Ozarks, Inc. Social Assistance 752

752

30 Republic R-II School District Education 690

690

31 Associated Wholesale Grocers | Elite Logistics Transportation 675 5,500
32 Willard R-II School District Education 644 644
33 Loren Cook Company Manufacturing 600

700

33 Lowe’s Stores (4 locations) Retail 600*

270,000

33 Nixa R-II School District Education 600

600

36 Paul Mueller Company (HQ) Manufacturing 573

658

37 Gold Mountain Communications, LLC Telecommunications 525

525

38 Ozarks Community Hospital Healthcare 501

754

39 T-Mobile USA Telecommunications 500

 50,000

40 U.S. Bank Financial 470 67,000
41 Drury University Education 460 460
42 The Carlstar Group Manufacturing 450 4,300
43 Positronic Industries (HQ) Manufacturing 425

425

43 Southwest Baptist University Education 425

425

45 Dairy Farmers of America Manufacturing 415

6,200

46 AT&T Telecommunications 417

 243,620

47 BKD, LLP (HQ) Financial 415 2,552
48 Hutchens Industries Inc. Manufacturing 414

414

49 Evangel University Education 400

400

49 John Deere Reman-Springfield Manufacturing 400

57,180

49 Ozarks Area Community Action Corp. Social Assistance 400

400

52 Integrity Home Care Healthcare 388

1,357

53 Indiana Western Express Transportation 380

517

54 NorthStar Battery Manufacturing 372

972

55 Lakeland Behavioral Health Healthcare 370

21,000

56 Bolivar R-I School District Education 360 360
57 Reckitt Benckiser Manufacturing 335 26,167
58 3M Company Manufacturing 332 89,446
59 Murney Associates, Realtors Real Estate 330 330
60 Logan-Rogersville School District Education 324 324
61 Jordan Valley Community Health Center Healthcare 309 327
62 John Q. Hammons Company, Inc. Hospitality 272 3,456
63 Meeks Building Centers Retail 254

655

64 Trailiner Corp. Transportation 251 251
65 Amprod Holdings, LLC (formerly American Products) Manufacturing 250

279

65 Central Bank of the Ozarks Financial 250

250

65 Commerce Bank Financial 250

4,686

65 Hiland Dairy Co. Manufacturing 250

1,350*

*Source: Hoovers (employee count may not be full time equivalent)