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