Major Employers

Find Success in Colorado

Sure, we’ve been telling you about our amazing workforce, and business climate and how our access to world-class research facilities, high-performing universities, and collaborative business environment creates an incomparable experience for new and expanding companies.

But don’t just take our word for it. Check out the major employers who are calling Colorado home in our 14 key industries.

Major Employers in Colorado

EmployerIndustryCityNumber of Employees
Denver International AirportAviationDenver35,000
HealthONE CorporationHealthcareDenver11,050
Lockheed MartinAviation/AerospaceLittleton14,000
Centura HealthHealthcareEnglewood8,310
SCL Health SystemsHealthcareDenver8,270
Century LinkTelecommunicationsDenver6,500
Kaiser PermanenteHealthcareDenver6,280
Liberty Tax ServiceFinancial ServicesGrand Junction6,000
Western Union CoFinancial ServicesEnglewood6,000
Comcast CorporationTelecommunicationsEnglewood8,000
University of Colorado HealthHealthcare, ResearchAurora5,860
Children’s Hospital ColoradoHealthcareAurora5,740
United AirlinesAviationDenver4,900
Wells FargoFinancial ServicesDenver4,450

Fortune 500 Companies with Headquarters in Colorado

EmployerIndustryCity
Ball CorporationAdvanced ManufacturingBroomfield
Dish NetworkTelecommunicationsEnglewood
Level 3TelecommunicationsBroomfield
Liberty InteractiveTelecommunicationsEnglewood
Newmont MiningEnergyGreenwood Village
Arrow ElectronicsAdvanced ManufacturingCentennial
Davita Healthcare PartnersHealthcareDenver
Envision Healthcare Holdings Inc.HealthcareGreenwood Village
Western Union CoFinancial ServicesEnglewood
CH2MInfrastructure EngineeringEnglewood
Laura Blomquist Senior Manager of Strategy & Analystics (303) 892-3840 laura.blomquist@state.co.us