Major Employers

 

Below is a list of Major Employers in Springfield & Sangamon County.  

Company Name

Number of Employees

Business Type

State of Illinois *

17800*

Government

Memorial Health System 

5791

Healthcare

Hospital Sisters Health System

4247

Healthcare

Springfield Public Schools

2673

Government

Springfield Clinic LLC

2300

Healthcare

SIU School of Medicine

1539

Government

University of Illinois Springfield

1524

Government

City of Springfield

1402

Government

Blue Cross/Blue Shield

1310**

Insurance

Horace Mann Educators Corp 

1100

Headquarters & Insurance

Lincoln Land Community College

961

Government

Sangamon County

650

Government

Illinois Army National Guard

642

Government

Wells Fargo Home Mortgage

550

Finance

US Post Office

549**

Government

Bunn

500

Headquarters & Manufacturing

HD Smith

385

Headquarters & Wholesale

Levi, Ray & Shoup 

377

Headquarters & Technology

First Transit Inc

375

Transportation 

Hope Institute for Children

375

Non-Profit

Illinois Air National Guard

325

Government

Viper Mine

280

Coal Mining 

United Community Bank

260

Headquarters & Banking/Finance

Lincoln Prairie Behavioral Health

233

Healthcare

Brandt Consolidated 

209

Headquarters & Agribusiness


 

*State of Illinois number includes entities such as UIS, SIU School of Medicine, some national guard and is the annual average of 2016

** Indicates 2016 data