101 S. Main St - Decatur, IL 62523 - p.(217)422-9520 f. (217)422-9307

Major Employers

Manufacturing

     Employees Company 
4,040 Archer Daniels Midland – Company HQ; corn and soybean milling, fuel and industrial materials, feed additives and liquid sorbitol
3,292  Caterpillar – Wheel tractors and off-highway trucks
634 Tate & Lyle/A.E. Staley – Food ingredients, including starches, fat replacers, sweeteners, acidulates, citrates, savory flavors, animal feed, ethanol, citric acids and sucralose
455 Mueller– Fire hydrants, water, gas distribution valves and fittings
300 Akorn Incorporated – Medicine and pharmaceuticals
285
Macon Resources, Inc – Metal fabrication and angled iron parts
200 Stratas Foods – Refined oil and soy product packaging
175 PPG Industries, Inc. – Flat glass
150 Christy Foltz, Inc. – Ready-mixed concrete
141 International Control Services – Electronics manufacturing

 

Service, Support & Transportation

Employees Company 

512 Ameren Illinois – Electric and gas utility
500 Norfolk Southern Corp. – Railway transportation service
450 Kelly Group – Corporate headquarters and general contractor for the industrial & commercial industries
400 Bodine Electric Of Decatur – AC and DC motors, generators, controls and gear reducers and drives mechanical repair shop
300 All Tri-R, Inc. – Heavy industrial and commercial construction
300 Centurion Industries, Inc. – General industrial contractors
200 Bodine Services Of Decatur, Inc. – Corporate headquarters and industrial plant maintenance and underground utility construction
130 McLeod Express – Long-distance trucking services
110 Myers Co., The L. E. – Commercial electrical construction
100 McMillen Enterprises, Inc., R. D. – Wholesaler of janitorial, industrial and paper supplies
82 Parke Warehouses – 3rd-party commercial warehousing, distribution, and logistics services

 

Office/Professional – Public

Employees Company 

1,500 Decatur Public School Dist. – Education
545 Macon County – Government
506 City of Decatur – Government
450 Richland Comm. College – College Education
240 Mt Zion School District – Elementary and secondary public education
210 IL Dept of Corrections – Correctional institution
169 Webster-Cantrell Hall – Residential & home based programs for troubled youth, counseling and support services for families
160 Decatur Macon County Opportunities Corp – Local community action agency serving low income and elderly
135 Heartland Technical Academy – Vocational School
100 Decatur Park District – Administer park system-parks, airport, zoo and indoor sports center

 

 Office/Professional – Private

Employees Company 

2,374 Decatur Memorial Hospital – Hospital
1,136 St. Mary’s Hospital – Hospital
627 Millikin University – Private four year university
225 Addus Health Care – In-home health care services
165 Decatur Conference Center & Hotel – Hotel and conference center for business meetings and events
120 Busey Bank – Banking services
100 Business Center of Decatur – Industrial developers, including rental space services
100 Soy Capital Bank & Trust Co. – Banking services
80 Consociate Dansig Group – Multi-line insurance agency & third party administrator