Major Employers

Springfield, Missouri Region

Full Time Equivalent Employees as of summer 2017

Company Name Industry

Metro area

Companywide

1 CoxHealth Systems Healthcare 11,000

11,000

2 Mercy Hospital Springfield Healthcare 10,682

39,424

3 Springfield Public School Education 3,921

3,921

4 Walmart  & Sam’s Club Retail 3,307*

2,300,000

 5 Missouri State University Education 2,852 3,031
 6 United States Government Government 2,429

2,812,000

 7 Bass Pro Shops | Tracker Marine Retail/Manufacturing 2,311

18,726

 8 State of Missouri Government 2,305 51,931
 9 Jack Henry & Associates, Inc. Software Development 2,064 6,103
 10 O’Reilly Auto Parts (HQ) Retail/Manufacturing 1,813

59,199

 11 EFCO (HQ) Manufacturing 1,708

1,708

 12 City of Springfield Government 1,655

1,655

 13 Chase Card Services Financial 1,500 243,000
 14 Citizens Memorial Healthcare Healthcare 1,484

2,002

 15 SRC Holdings (HQ) Manufacturing 1,435

1,650

 16 Ozarks Technical Community College Education 1,398 1,441
 17 Prime, Inc. (HQ) Transportation 1,244 4,763
 18 American National Property & Casualty Co. Insurance 1,000 1,000
 19 City Utilities of Springfield Utility 966 966
 20 TeleTech Telecommunications 950 48,000
 21 Expedia, Inc. Telecommunications 950 20,075
 22 Kraft Heinz Company Manufacturing 938

41,000

 23 The Arc of the Ozarks, Inc. Social Assistance 922

1,276

 24 Ozark R-VI School District Education 909

909

 25 Burrell Beahvioral Health (affiliate of CoxHealth) Healthcare 859

1,123

 26 Greene County Government 815

815

 27 T-Mobile USA Communications 800

50,000

 28 Nixa R-II School District Education 732

732

 29 AT&T Telecommunications 698

266,590

 30 Republic R-II School District Education 695

695

 31 General Council of the Assemblies of God (HQ) Religion 685

685

 32 Associated Wholesale Grocers | Elite Logistics Transportation 675

5,500

 33 Willard R-II School District Education 644 644
 34 Great Southern Bank (HQ) Financial 608 1,141
 35 Loren Cook Company Manufacturing 600 700
 36 Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad Transportation 550 41,000
 37 Paul Mueller Company (HQ) Manufacturing 544 647
 38 Hutchens Industries Inc. Manufacturing 489 489
 39 Dairy Farmers of America Manufacturing 478 6,300
 40 U.S. Bank Financial 470 73,000
 41 Lowe’s Stores (4 locations) Retail 450* 240,000*
 42 Gold Mountain Communications, LLC Telecommunications 450 450
 43 BKD, LLP (HQ) Financial 434 2,642
 44 Southwest Baptist University Education 425 425
 45 The Carlstar Group Manufacturing 420 3,500
 46 Oxford HealthCare Healthcare 415 821
 47 Evangel University Education 400 400
 48 John Deere Reman-Springfield Manufacturing 400 57,180
 49 Ozarks Area Community Action Corp. Social Assistance 400

400

 50 Jordan Valley Community Health Center Healthcare 393 436
 51 Integrity Home Care Healthcare 388 1,357
 52 Drury University Education 384 384
 53 Indiana Western Express Transportation 380 517
 54 3M Company Manufacturing 375 91,584
 55 Lakeland Behavioral Health Healthcare 370 21,000
 56 Positronic Industries (HQ) Manufacturing 362 362
 57 Ozarks Community Hospital Healthcare 354 677
 58 Bolivar R-I School District Education 354 354
 59 NorthStar Battery Manufacturing 350

972

 60 Ozarks Coca-Cola/Dr Pepper Manufacturing 350 350
 61 Reckitt Benckiser Manufacturing 335 27,111
 62 Murney Associates, Realtors Real Estate 330 330
 63 Logan-Rogersville School District Education 324 324
 64 ABEC, Inc. 285 285
 65 American Dehydrated Foods Manufacturing 282 282
 66 Amprod Holdings, LLC Manufacturing 270 279
 67 John Q. Hammons Company, Inc. Hospitality 260 3,364
 68 Trailiner Corp. Transportation 250 250
 69 Commerce Bank Financial 250

4,686

 70 Hiland Dairy Co. Manufacturing 250

1,350*

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