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Leading Employers, Overall and By Selected Sectors

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For complete list, see Directory of Largest Employers

All Sectors

CompanyProduct/ServiceNAICSEmploymentUnion AffiliationUnion%/#
Lincoln Public SchoolsEducation615000-7500None 
State of NebraskaGovernment925000-9999NAPE AFSCME/SLEBC/SCATA72.0%
University of NebraskaEducation612500-4999None 
Bryan Health Medical CenterHealth care622500-4999None 
Saint Elizabeth Health SystemsHealth care622500-4999None 
Ameritas Life Insurance Corp.Insurance521000-2499None 
B & R Stores Inc.Retail Grocer441000-2499None 
BNSF RailwayTransportation481000-2499BLE, UTU, UTU/y, BMWE, BRS 
City of LincolnGovernment921000-2499None 
Dell ServicesPolicy adminstration & Business processing for the insurance industry521000-2499None 
Duncan Aviation, Inc.General aviation service & sales481000-2499None 
Horizon Holding Inc.Restaurant franchisee551000-2499XX 
Hy-Vee Food StoresRetail Grocer441000-2499XX 
Kawasaki Motors Manufacturing Corp.Recreational & utility vehicles; light rail cars331000-2499None 
Lancaster CountyGovernment921000-2499  
Madonna Rehabilitation HospitalHealth care621000-2499None 
Molex Inc. Electronic components & systems331000-2499None 
Nelnet Inc. Student loan origination and processing521000-2499  
State Farm InsuranceInsurance521000-2499None 
US GovernmentGovernment921000-2499None 
Wal-Mart Stores Inc.Retail discount stores451000-2499None 


CompanyProduct/ServiceNAICSEmploymentUnion AffiliationUnion%/#
Kawasaki Motors Manufacturing USARecreational & utility vehicles; industrial robots; light rail cars331000-2499None 
Molex, Inc.Electronic components & systems33500-999None 
Goodyear/Veyance Technologies Inc.Power transmission products33500-999USWA Local 28693.0%
Lincoln IndustriesCustom & production plating, metal anodizing & hard coating32500-999None 
Novartis Consumer Health Inc.Over-the-conter pharmaceuticals33500-999None 
Pfizer Inc.Veterinary pharmaceuticals & biologicals33500-999None 
ZoetisVeterinary pharmaceuticals33250-499  
Cleaver-Brooks, Inc.Boilers and heating equipment33250-499None 
Hexagon LincolnComposite cylinders for storage and transportation of various gases33250-499  
Hughes Brothers Inc. Wood, metal & fiberglass products, including fiberglass rebar32250-499None 
Lester Electrical Inc.Industrial battery chargers & power mgmt systems33250-499None 
Li-Cor BiosciencesIntegrated instrument systems for biotechnology33250-499None 
MBA PoultryAir-chilled poultry products31250-499None 
Speedway Motors Inc.Specialty rodding and racing products33250-499  
Teledyne IscoWastewater samplers, water flow measuring equipment33250-499None 
Tri-Con Industries Ltd. Seats and parts for various vehicles33250-499  

Public Sector

CompanyProduct/ServiceNAICSEmploymentUnion AffiliationUnion%/#
State of NebraskaGovernment925000-7500NAPE AFSCME/SLEBC/SCATA72%
University of NebraskaEducation612500-4999None 
City of LincolnGovernment921000-2499None 
Lancaster CountyGovernment92500-999None 
US GovernmentGovernment921000-2499None 
SI InternationalGovernment92500-999None 
Nebraska Army & Air National GuardGovernment92250-499None 


CompanyProduct/ServiceNAICSEmploymentUnion AffiliationUnion%/#
Ameritas Life Insurance CompanyInsurance521000-2499None 
Dell ServicesPolicy administration & business processing services521000-2499None 
State Farm InsuranceInsurance521000-2499None 
Allied InsuranceInsurance52250-499None 
Assurity Life Insurance CompanyInsurance52250-499None 

Transportation & Distribution

CompanyProduct/ServiceNAICSEmploymentUnion AffiliationUnion%/#
BNSF RailwayTransportation481000-2499BLE, UTU, UTU/Y, BMWE, BRS 
Duncan AviationAviation service; avionics inspection, installation & service481000-2499None 
Crete Carrier CorporationTransportation48500-999None 
SyscoWholesale food distribution42250-499None 

Information submitted herein was received from sources deemed to be reliable. Although we have no reason to doubt the accuracy or completeness of the data, it may be subject to errors or omissions.

Lincoln Partnership for Economic Development, Directory of Largest Employers, 2014

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