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, transportation, office, professional industries.

4,000 Archer Daniels Midland
3,100 Caterpillar
2,300 Decatur Memorial Hospital
1,800 Decatur Public Schools
1,000 HSHS St. Mary’s Hospital
600 Millikin University
600 The Kelly Group
600 Akorn Incorporated
600 Tate & Lyle
600 Ameren Illinois
500 Norfolk Southern
500 Mueller
400 Bodine Electric
300 A-Lert Construction Services
250 McLeod Express
200 Fuyao Glass
150 TCR Systems
125 T/CCI Manufacturing
80 Parke Warehouses