The 100 Largest Companies In Kansas For 2019

Chris Kolmar
by Chris Kolmar
Biggest Companies, Rankings - 7 days ago

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If you live in Kansas and you’re looking for a job, you have come to the right place.

Because, sure, you can google things like ‘biggest companies in Kansas’ and get a fairly long list of companies with a lot of employees, or perhaps that have the biggest names — but here, we bring you the companies with the most current employees that are actually headquartered in Kansas.

Below, we’ll give you a complete list of Kansas’s 100 largest companies, but first, here’s a look at the top 10:

  1. Koch Industries
  2. Butler Transport
  3. Dillons
  4. YRC Worldwide
  5. NPC International
  6. Sprint
  7. AMC Theatres
  8. Payless ShoeSource
  9. Favorite Healthcare Staffing
  10. Spirit AeroSystems

Koch Industries comes in at the top, with more current employees than any other company in the . We’ll get to specifics in a moment; first, here’s a look at our methodology.

How we identified the biggest companies in Kansas

Here at Zippia we have developed a database of over 250,000 companies that spans the entire country.

For this report, we looked at the companies headquartered in Kansas with at least 100 employees. That left us with 378 companies.

We then ranked each company from most to least current employees to determine the biggest companies in Kansas.

As it turns out, Koch Industries looks to the be the biggest company in Kansas clocking in with 70,000 employees.

Now, check out how the 100 biggest companies in Kansas ranked.

If you’re interested, you can read more about the Kansas job scene here:

Detailed List Of The 100 Biggest Companies In Kansas

Rank Company City Employees
1 Koch Industries Wichita 70,000
2 Butler Transport Kansas City 47,992
3 Dillons Hutchinson 47,000
4 YRC Worldwide Overland Park 32,000
5 NPC International Pittsburg 29,000
6 Sprint Overland Park 28,000
7 AMC Theatres Leawood 22,284
8 Payless ShoeSource Topeka 18,000
9 Favorite Healthcare Staffing Overland Park 15,000
10 Spirit AeroSystems Wichita 14,400
11 Seaboard Mission 12,000
12 Via Christi Health Wichita 10,000
13 The University of Kansas Lawrence 7,600
14 Dairy Farmers of America Kansas City 7,000
15 Euronet Worldwide Leawood 6,200
16 Associated Wholesale Grocers Kansas City 5,500
17 KBP Foods Overland Park 4,500
18 Stormont Vail Health Topeka 4,500
19 University of Kansas Medical Center Kansas City 4,270
20 Ashland Hospital Ashland 4,200
21 Black & Veatch Leawood 4,065
22 Terracon Olathe 4,000
23 WireCo WorldGroup Prairie Village 3,800
24 ST Joseph MED Cent INC Leawood 3,761
25 Medicalodges Coffeyville 3,721
26 Ferrellgas Overland Park 3,685
27 Compass Minerals Overland Park 3,103
28 KDOT Topeka 3,000
29 Newton Livestock Newton 3,000
30 Gardner Family Care Gardner 3,000
31 Premier Blue Topeka 3,000
32 Watco Companies Pittsburg 3,000
33 WichitaPublicSchools Wichita 3,000
34 Summit Medical Ctr Leawood 3,000
35 Church of the Nazarene Lenexa 2,868
36 The University of Kansas Health System Kansas City 2,750
37 Hispanic Ministry Kansas City 2,750
38 Hill’s Pet Nutrition Topeka 2,700
39 Delaware Life Insurance Topeka 2,590
40 Lee Jeans Company Inc Merriam 2,350
41 Westar Energy Topeka 2,254
42 Blue Beacon Truck Washes Salina 2,045
43 Cosentino’s Food Stores Prairie Village 2,000
44 Johnson County Community College Overland Park 1,960
45 Shawnee Mission Health Overland Park 1,850
46 Nueterra Leawood 1,828
47 KU Topeka Topeka 1,700
48 Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas Topeka 1,613
49 Kwik Shop Hutchinson 1,507
50 The LDF Companies Wichita 1,500
51 Johnson County Olathe 1,390
52 Manor Of The Plains Dodge City 1,328
53 DH Pace Olathe 1,310
54 MIQ Logistics Overland Park 1,300
55 Epiq Kansas City 1,300
56 Great Plains Health Alliance Phillipsburg 1,289
57 Sedgwick County Wichita 1,250
58 City of Wichita Kansas Wichita 1,250
59 Cutchall Management Lawrence 1,200
60 Lawrence Memorial Hospital Lawrence 1,200
61 Overland Solutions Overland Park 1,180
62 Great Southern Bank Paola 1,101
63 Grafton Staffing Overland Park 1,100
64 HIGH PLAINS PIZZA Liberal 1,100
65 Lodging Enterprises Wichita 1,010
66 Encore Receivable Management Olathe 1,000
67 Crossland Construction Columbus 1,000
68 San Francisco Music Box Lenexa 1,000
69 Ottawa University Ottawa 990
70 INTRUST Bank Wichita 939
71 Clearwire Overland Park 932
72 NIC Olathe 929
73 Legend Senior Living™ Wichita 923
74 Cobalt Boats Neodesha 910
75 Foley Equipment Wichita 905
76 Koch-Glitsch Wichita 900
77 Qualatex Wichita 900
78 Treat America Merriam 886
79 Ascend Learning Leawood 875
80 Engineered Air De Soto 870
81 UCI Wichita 870
82 The Bradbury Co. Moundridge 865
83 Airxcel Wichita 864
84 KVC Health Systems Olathe 861
85 P1 Group Lenexa 825
86 Sheplers Wichita 800
87 Great Plains Mfg. Salina 780
88 Daland Corp Wichita 774
89 Raye�s Inc Ellis 759
90 Dickinson Theatres Overland Park 750
91 Love Box Co Inc Wichita 750
92 CommunityAmerica Credit Union Lenexa 737
93 QualityTech LP Overland Park 734
94 Phil Landoll Marysville 704
95 ScriptPro Mission 702
96 Air Midwest Inc Wichita 700
97 Hutchinson Clinic Hutchinson 700
98 Creekstone Farms Arkansas City 700
99 TRADEBE Environmental Services LLC Kansas City 699
100 Koch Ag & Energy Solutions LLC Wichita 676

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