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Who Are The Largest Employers in Kansas?

There are a wide array of companies and industries that call Kansas home. Kansas is more than wheat fields, it's home to industries such as aviation, healthcare, telecommunications and so much more.  Ever wondered who some of the largest employers in Kansas were? Here are the top ten.

1. Fort Riley

Industry: U.S. Military

Year Founded: 1853

Location: Fort Riley, Ks

Number of Full-time employees: 12,500

 


2. Sprint

2. Sprint

Industry: Telecommunications

Year Founded: 1899

Location: Overland Park, Ks

Number of Full-time employees: 12,500


3. Spirit Aerosystems

3. Spirit Aerosystems

Industry: Aviation

Year Established: 2005

Headquarterd: Wichita, Ks

Number of Full-time employees:11,500


4. Via-Christi Health

4.

Industry: Health Care

Year founded: 1995

Headquartered: Wichita, Ks

Number of full-time employees in Wichita: 10,300


5. Cessna Aviation

5. Cessna

Industry: Aviation

Year founded 1927

Headquartered: Wichita, Ks

Number of full-time employees in Wichita: 9,000


6. KU Medical Center

KU Medical Center

Industry: Health Care

Year Established: 1906

Location: Kansas City, Ks

Number of Full-time employees: 7,000


7. Beechcraft Corp

7.

Industry: Aviation

Year Founded: 1932

Headquartered: Wichita, Ks

Number of full-time employees: 6,000


8. Kansas State University

8.

Industry: Education

Year Founded: 1863

Headquartered: Manhattan, Kansas

Number of full-time employees: 5,000


9. Fair Point Communications

12. Fair Point Communications

Industry: Telecommunications

Year Founded: 1991

Location: Dodge City, Ks

Number of Full-time employees: 4,187


10. Garmin

10. Garmin International

Industry: Technology

Year Founded: 1989

Headquartered: Lanexa, Kansas

Number of full-time employees in Wichita: 3,417


Sources:

KansasCommerce.com & CareerInfoNet.org 

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