The 100 Largest Companies In Wisconsin For 2019

Chris Kolmar
by Chris Kolmar
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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. State of Wisconsin
  2. Johnson Controls
  3. Kohl’s
  4. Tyco International Plc
  5. Menards
  6. Northwestern Mutual
  7. Kohler Co.
  8. ManpowerGroup
  9. Fiserv
  10. Regal Beloit

State of Wisconsin 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 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 968 companies.

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

As it turns out, State of Wisconsin looks to the be the biggest company in Wisconsin clocking in with 212,000 employees.

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

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

Detailed List Of The 100 Biggest Companies In Wisconsin

Rank Company City Employees
1 State of Wisconsin Madison 212,000
2 Johnson Controls Milwaukee 121,000
3 Kohl’s Menomonee Falls 85,000
4 Tyco International Plc Glendale 69,000
5 Menards Eau Claire 40,000
6 Northwestern Mutual Milwaukee 30,510
7 Kohler Co. Kohler 30,000
8 ManpowerGroup Milwaukee 28,000
9 Fiserv Brookfield 23,000
10 Regal Beloit Beloit 23,000
11 Quad/Graphics Sussex 22,600
12 Rockwell Automation Milwaukee 22,000
13 Schneider Green Bay 19,300
14 Kwik Trip La Crosse 18,112
15 UW Health Madison 17,900
16 Bemis Neenah 17,678
17 University of Wisconsin-Madison Madison 17,140
18 Shopko Green Bay 16,650
19 Ashley HomeStore Arcadia 16,300
20 Spectrum Brands Middleton 15,700
21 A. O. Smith Milwaukee 15,500
22 Roundy’s Supermarkets Milwaukee 14,783
23 Plexus Neenah 14,000
24 Oshkosh Oshkosh 13,800
25 Snap-on Tools Kenosha 12,100
26 SC Johnson Racine 12,037
27 Pierce Manufacturing Appleton 11,900
28 American Family Insurance Madison 11,310
29 Modine Manufacturing Racine 11,200
30 Carson Pirie Scott & Co Milwaukee 10,001
31 Elder-Beerman Milwaukee 10,000
32 Milwaukee Public Schools Milwaukee 9,636
33 Epic Verona 9,433
34 Packers Sanitation Services Cuba City 8,624
35 Rexnord Milwaukee 8,000
36 CASE North America Racine 8,000
37 WEC Energy Group Milwaukee 7,983
38 Marshfield Clinic Marshfield 7,744
39 Mitchell Airport Milwaukee 7,500
40 US LBM Green Bay 7,300
41 ThedaCare Appleton 7,000
42 Brady Milwaukee 6,500
43 Aurora Health Care Milwaukee 6,384
44 Gardner Denver Milwaukee 6,200
45 Red Star Yeast Milwaukee 6,000
46 REV Group Milwaukee 6,000
47 Gundersen Health System La Crosse 6,000
48 Harley-Davidson Milwaukee 6,000
49 The Marcus Corporation Milwaukee 5,649
50 Schreiber Foods Green Bay 5,500
51 Briggs & Stratton Wauwatosa 5,300
52 Actuant Menomonee Falls 5,200
53 SWFcontract Middleton 5,183
54 Michels Brownsville 5,000
55 Columbia St. Mary’s Milwaukee 5,000
56 Lands’ End Dodgeville 5,000
57 Manitowoc Cranes Manitowoc 4,900
58 Fortis Management Group Milwaukee 4,734
59 Menasha Neenah 4,625
60 Uline Pleasant Prairie 4,603
61 ProHealth Care Waukesha 4,552
62 Roadrunner Transportation Systems Cudahy 4,502
63 Jason Industries Milwaukee 4,400
64 Waupaca Foundry Waupaca 4,396
65 Associated Bank Green Bay 4,361
66 School Specialty Greenville 4,310
67 Cooper Power Systems Inc Waukesha 4,300
68 Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin Greendale 4,165
69 Fairway Independent Mortgage Madison 4,109
70 Sensient Technologies Milwaukee 4,083
71 ABC Supply Co. Beloit 4,076
72 UMR Inc Wausau 4,000
73 Sentry Stevens Point 4,000
74 Cousins Submarines Menomonee Falls 4,000
75 CUNA Mutual Group Madison 4,000
76 Alliant Energy Madison 3,978
77 Generac Power Systems Mukwonago 3,905
78 Aspirus Wausau 3,900
79 Strattec Security Milwaukee 3,877
80 Great Wolf Lodge Madison 3,750
81 Marten Transport Mondovi 3,622
82 NORD Gear US Waunakee 3,600
83 Green Bay Packaging Green Bay 3,528
84 Wisconsin Technical Colleges Madison 3,500
85 Bellin Health Green Bay 3,382
86 Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin Milwaukee 3,300
87 Baird Milwaukee 3,231
88 Broan Hartford 3,200
89 Rottinghaus La Crosse 3,200
90 Wisconsin Association of Independent Colleges & Universities Madison 3,187
91 Bethesda Thrift Shop Hales Corners 3,106
92 Air Wisconsin Appleton 3,100
93 Smithfield Beef Group Inc Green Bay 3,000
94 Nelson Global Products Stoughton 3,000
95 Winnebago County Oshkosh 3,000
96 La Crosse Schools La Crosse 3,000
97 SPECTRUM SOFTWARE Oshkosh 3,000
98 Kenosha Hospital Kenosha 3,000
99 LUTHER MIDELFORT MAYO HEALTH SYS Eau Claire 3,000
100 Community Health Care Inc Wausau 3,000

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