The 100 Largest Companies In Wisconsin For 2022

By Chris Kolmar - Jun. 7, 2021

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

Because, sure, you can google things like ‘biggest companies in Wisconsin’ 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 Wisconsin.

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

  1. Johnson Controls (Jobs)

  2. Cellular Logistics (Jobs)

  3. Kohl’s (Jobs)

  4. Tyco International plc (Jobs)

  5. Braun (Jobs)

  6. Menards (Jobs)

  7. Aurora Health Care (Jobs)

  8. Kohler Co. (Jobs)

  9. ManpowerGroup (Jobs)

  10. Regal Beloit (Jobs)

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

How we identified the biggest companies in Wisconsin

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 Wisconsin with at least 100 employees. That left us with 907 companies.

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

As it turns out, Johnson Controls looks to the be the biggest company in Wisconsin clocking in with 105,000 employees.

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

Detailed List Of The 100 Biggest Companies In Wisconsin

Rank Company City Employees Jobs
1 Johnson Controls Milwaukee 105,000 Jobs
2 Cellular Logistics Sun Prairie 100,000 Jobs
3 Kohl’s Menomonee Falls 85,000 Jobs
4 Tyco International plc Glendale 69,000 Jobs
5 Braun Monona 61,583 Jobs
6 Menards Eau Claire 45,000 Jobs
7 Aurora Health Care Milwaukee 33,000 Jobs
8 Kohler Co. Kohler 32,000 Jobs
9 ManpowerGroup Milwaukee 30,000 Jobs
10 Regal Beloit Beloit 23,600 Jobs
11 Fiserv Brookfield 23,000 Jobs
12 Quad Sussex 22,600 Jobs
13 Ashley Furniture Industries Arcadia 22,582 Jobs
14 Rockwell Automation Milwaukee 22,000 Jobs
15 Roundy’s Milwaukee 20,000 Jobs
16 Schneider National Green Bay 19,300 Jobs
17 Shopko Ashwaubenon 18,000 Jobs
18 Kwik Trip La Crosse 18,000 Jobs
19 Spectrum Brands Madison 17,113 Jobs
20 A. O. Smith Milwaukee 16,100 Jobs
21 Oshkosh Oshkosh 16,000 Jobs
22 University of Wisconsin-Madison Madison 14,552 Jobs
23 Plexus Neenah 14,000 Jobs
24 S. C. Johnson Son Racine 13,000 Jobs
25 Snap-on Kenosha 12,600 Jobs
26 ABC Supply Beloit 12,000 Jobs
27 Carson Pirie Scott Co Milwaukee 12,000 Jobs
28 American Family Insurance Madison 11,307 Jobs
29 Modine Manufacturing Racine 11,200 Jobs
30 School Specialty Greenville 9,500 Jobs
31 Epic Systems Verona 9,000 Jobs
32 Packers Sanitation Services Kieler 8,624 Jobs
33 Rexnord Milwaukee 8,000 Jobs
34 Schreiber Foods Green Bay 8,000 Jobs
35 casece Racine 8,000 Jobs
36 Banta Menasha 8,000 Jobs
37 WEC Energy Group Milwaukee 8,000 Jobs
38 Northwestern Mutual Milwaukee 7,500 Jobs
39 General Mitchell International Airport Milwaukee 7,500 Jobs
40 Festival Foods De Pere 7,500 Jobs
41 Safway Group Holding Waukesha 7,300 Jobs
42 Trulite Glass Aluminum Solutions New Berlin 7,020 Jobs
43 ThedaCare Appleton 7,000 Jobs
44 Gundersen Health System La Crosse 6,945 Jobs
45 University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Milwaukee 6,750 Jobs
46 Brady Milwaukee 6,600 Jobs
47 Everett Smith Group Milwaukee 6,396 Jobs
48 Gardner Denver Milwaukee 6,200 Jobs
49 Wisconsin Department of Health Services Madison 6,176 Jobs
50 Uline Pleasant Prairie 6,000 Jobs
51 Michels Brownsville 6,000 Jobs
52 Milwaukee Public Schools Milwaukee 6,000 Jobs
53 Red Star Yeast Milwaukee 6,000 Jobs
54 REV Group Milwaukee 6,000 Jobs
55 Metavante Brown Deer 5,900 Jobs
56 Harley-Davidson Milwaukee 5,800 Jobs
57 WAGO Germantown 5,800 Jobs
58 Briggs Stratton Wauwatosa 5,445 Jobs
59 Actuant Menomonee Falls 5,400 Jobs
60 Jockey International Kenosha 5,400 Jobs
61 Lands’ End Dodgeville 5,300 Jobs
62 Madison Metropolitan School District Madison 5,209 Jobs
63 Springs Window Fashions Middleton 5,183 Jobs
64 Zurn Industries Milwaukee 5,100 Jobs
65 Columbia St. Mary’s Milwaukee 5,000 Jobs
66 The Manitowoc Company, Milwaukee 4,900 Jobs
67 UW Medical Foundation Administration Middleton 4,750 Jobs
68 Associated Banc Green Bay 4,700 Jobs
69 Menasha Neenah 4,625 Jobs
70 National Insurance Company Brookfield 4,621 Jobs
71 Marshfield Clinic Marshfield 4,500 Jobs
72 Waupaca Foundry Waupaca 4,500 Jobs
73 Jason Industries Milwaukee 4,400 Jobs
74 Fiskars Consumer Products Madison 4,380 Jobs
75 Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin Greendale 4,165 Jobs
76 Sentry Stevens Point 4,139 Jobs
77 Fairway Independent Mortgage Madison 4,109 Jobs
78 United Medical Resources Wausau 4,000 Jobs
79 Cousins Submarines Menomonee Falls 4,000 Jobs
80 CUNA Mutual Group Madison 4,000 Jobs
81 Alliant Energy Madison 3,989 Jobs
82 Sensient Technologies Milwaukee 3,986 Jobs
83 STRATTEC Security Milwaukee 3,877 Jobs
84 Children’s Wisconsin Milwaukee 3,750 Jobs
85 Marten Transport Mondovi 3,622 Jobs
86 Bellin Health Systems Green Bay 3,521 Jobs
87 Wisconsin Technical Colleges Madison 3,500 Jobs
88 Marcus Hotels and Resorts Milwaukee 3,500 Jobs
89 Froedtert Hospital Milwaukee 3,459 Jobs
90 University of Wisconsin-Stout Menomonie 3,250 Jobs
91 Broan-NuTone Hartford 3,200 Jobs
92 Green Bay Packaging Green Bay 3,200 Jobs
93 Rottinghaus Company La Crosse 3,200 Jobs
94 WAICU Madison 3,187 Jobs
95 Bethesda Thrift Shop Watertown 3,106 Jobs
96 Robert W. Baird Co. Milwaukee 3,100 Jobs
97 Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Green Bay 3,000 Jobs
98 Community Health Care Wausau 3,000 Jobs
99 Courtesy Onalaska 3,000 Jobs
100 Oneida Casino Green Bay 3,000 Jobs

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Chris Kolmar

Chris Kolmar is a co-founder of Zippia and the editor-in-chief of the Zippia career advice blog. He has hired over 50 people in his career, been hired five times, and wants to help you land your next job. His research has been featured on the New York Times, Thrillist, VOX, The Atlantic, and a host of local news. More recently, he's been quoted on USA Today, BusinessInsider, and CNBC.

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