The region is home to a diverse set of major industries and a broad-based network of ancillary and supporting businesses. The list below highlights our top major employers in the area: manufacturing, service, support, transport, office, professional industries.

4,199 Archer Daniels Midland
2,200 Decatur Memorial Hospital
1812 Decatur Public School District
1,650 Caterpillar, Inc.
987 St. Mary’s Hospital
975 Tate & Lyle
683 Ameren
600 Mueller
536 Macon County
522 Norfolk Southern
520 Akorn
500 Kelly Group
481 City of Decatur
480 Millikin University
380 Convey Health Solutions
350 Bodine Electric
310 Richland Community College
300 Fuyao Glass
300 A-Lert Construction Services
300 R & R General Contractors
300 MRI