Company County Industry Employees
University of Kentucky Fayette Education/Healthcare 25,574
Kentucky State Government Employees Franklin Government 11,210
Toyota Kentucky Scott Manufacturing 9,700
Fayette County Public Schools Fayette Education 5,710
Amazon.com Fayette Distribution 5,034
Baptist Health Fayette Healthcare 3,189
Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government Fayette Government 2,784
Conduent Fayette Outsourcing 2,250
Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) Fayette Healthcare 2,029
Madison County School System Madison Education 2,000
Veterans Medical Center Fayette Healthcare 2,000
Eastern Kentucky University Madison Education 1,800
Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Plant Madison Engineering Services 1,800
Lockheed Martin Fayette Manufacturing 1,800
Scott County Public Schools Scott Education 1,656
Jessamine County Schools Jessamine Education 1,500
Lexmark International Inc Fayette World HQ 1,300
Nestle Prepared Foods Montgomery Manufacturing 1,137
Franklin County School System Franklin Education 1,100
Hitachi Automotive Systems Americas Inc Madison Manufacturing 1,100
Hyster-Yale Group Inc Madison Manufacturing 850
Toyota Production, Engineering & Manufacturing Center Scott Manufacturing 850
Lexington Clinic Fayette Healthcare 830
UPS Fayette Transportation & Warehousing 829
Frankfort Regional Medical Center Franklin Healthcare 800
Montaplast of North America Franklin Manufacturing 800
Kentucky State University Franklin Education 790
Adient (Johnson Controls) Scott Manufacturing 785
Webasto Roof Systems Inc Fayette Manufacturing 750
East KY Power Cooperative Inc Clark Utilities 728
Central Motor Wheel of America Bourbon Manufacturing 725
Montgomery County Schools Montgomery Education 700
Cardinal Hill Rehabilitation Hospital Fayette Healthcare 700
Buffalo Trace Distillery Franklin Manufacturing 660
Schneider Electric Fayette Manufacturing 660
Woodford County Public Schools Woodford Education 650
Clark Regional Medical Center Clark Healthcare 630
Kyosan Denso Manufacturing Kentucky, LLC (KDMK) Montgomery Manufacturing 601
Catalent Pharma Solutions Clark Manufacturing 600
Blue Grass Army Depot Madison Military 600
Georgetown Community Hospital Scott Healthcare 598
Galls LLC Fayette Headquaters & Mail Order 550
Toyota Tsusho America Inc Scott Manufacturing 532
EnerSys Madison Manufacturing 520
Keeneland Fayette Hospitality 511
McLane Cumberland Jessamine Distribution 500
Federal Bureau of Prisons (Lexington FMC) Fayette Government 494
Total Quality Logistics Fayette Professional Services 475
Cooper Standard Automotive Montgomery Manufacturing 467
New Vista Fayette Healthcare 451
Pearl Interactive Network Clark Customer Contact Center 450
Qualex Manufacturing LLC Scott Manufacturing 450
Aramark Uniform Services Fayette Back Office 440
Georgia Pacific Fayette Manufacturing 438
Big Ass Fans Fayette Headquaters & Manufacturing 435
Infiltrator Water Technologies Clark Manufacturing 431
Lakeshore Learning Materials Woodford Distribution & Warehousing 425
R J Corman Railroad Group LLC Jessamine Headquarters 400
Link-Belt Cranes Fayette Headquaters & Manufacturing 400
Goodwill Industries of Kentucky Fayette Retail 375
BCTC Fayette Education 369
Allen Company Clark Contractor 364
Sherwin-Williams Company Madison Distribution & Warehousing 360
Central Bank & Trust Fayette Finance 360
Leggett & Platt Inc Scott Manufacturing 360
International Crankshaft Inc Scott Manufacturing 351
Tempur Sealy International Fayette Headquarters 350
CHI Saint Joseph Health – Saint Joseph Mount Sterling Montgomery Healthcare 350
Sheridan Woodford Manufacturing 350
Alltech Inc Jessamine Manufacturing 349
Avantor Performance Materials Bourbon Manufacturing 342
Commonwealth Credit Union Franklin Finance 330
Masco Cabinetry Montgomery Manufacturing 330
LG&E & KU Energy Fayette Utilities 323
Beam Suntory Franklin Manufacturing 315
Aichi Forge USA Inc Scott Manufacturing 310
Hayashi Telempu North America Franklin Manufacturing 310
Wal Mart Scott Retail 310
CLC Lodging (Formerly Creative Lodging Solutions) Fayette Headquarters 309
Leggett & Platt Inc Clark Manufacturing 300
NSG – Pilkington North America Woodford Manufacturing 300
Summit Polymers Inc Montgomery Manufacturing 300
Yokohama Industries Americas Inc/Div 1 Woodford Manufacturing 300
Valvoline Fayette Headquaters 297
City of Frankfort Franklin Government 289
Everburn Manufacturing Inc Fayette Manufacturing 288
Valvoline Global (ARAMCO) Fayette Global Headquarters 286
The Okonite Company Madison Manufacturing 282
Rocky Mountain ATV Clark Retail Trade 277
Transylvania University Fayette Education 272
JM Smucker Fayette Headquarters & Manufacturing 272
Vuteq USA inc Scott Manufacturing 272
Georgetown College Scott Education 250
Fifth Third Bank Fayette Finance 250
TOPY America Inc Franklin Manufacturing 250
AE Electric Solutions Franklin Utilities 250
Franklin County Government Franklin Government 240
Gill Industries Madison Manufacturing 239
WestRock Jessamine Manufacturing 235
Quanex Building Products (aka Mikron) Madison Manufacturing 233
Stantec Consulting Services Inc Fayette Engineering Services 230
JP Morgan Chase Fayette Finance 224
Coca Cola Bottling Company Consolidated Fayette Distribution 220
Phoenix Transportation Services Scott Transportation & Warehousing 220
Pepsi-Cola Bottling Co Fayette Manufacturing 219
Kokoku Rubber Inc Madison Wholesale Trade 218
Frankfort Plant Board Franklin Utilities 216
Winchester Farms Dairy Clark Agriculture 210
Georgetown City Government Scott Government 207
Amcor Rigid Plastics Jessamine Manufacturing 205
Belcan – Lexington Design Center Fayette Engineering Services 204
Donaldson Co Inc Jessamine Manufacturing 201
Rector Hayden Fayette Real Estate 200
Clark Material Handling Company Fayette Headquaters & Manufacturing 200
Lexington Griffin Gate Marriott Resort and Spa Fayette Hospitality 200
Kentucky Employers Mutual Insurance (KEMI) Fayette Insurance 200
IBM Global Services Fayette Manufacturing 200
Neogen Corp Fayette Manufacturing 200
Pilkington North America Fayette Manufacturing 200
Tiffany and Company Jewelers Inc Fayette Manufacturing 200
Staffmark Fayette Professional Services 200
Ryder Integrated Logistics Inc Scott Real Estate 200
eCampus.com Fayette Retail Trade 200
The Freeman Corporation Clark Manufacturing 194
Kinetic by Windstream Fayette Utilities 190
Lexington Christian Academy Fayette Education 189
Ruskin Fayette Manufacturing 185
Sayre Christian Village Fayette Healthcare 181
More Than A Bakery Woodford Manufacturing 180
ORBIS Corporation Scott Manufacturing 180
Pizza Wholesale of Lexington Inc Bourbon Distribution 175
Qualex Machining Madison Industrial Services 175
Sumitomo Electric Wiring Systems Inc Fayette Manufacturing 175
Columbia Gas of Kentucky Fayette Utilities 175
Bristol Group Fayette Construction 172
Parker Hannifin Corp OES Division Fayette Manufacturing 170
Charter Communications Fayette Utilities 170
WesBanco Bank Franklin Finance 169
Rising Sun Developing, Inc. Fayette Construction 168
AGC Glass Co NA Madison Manufacturing 168
Frankfort Independent School System Franklin Education 167
KI (USA) Corporation Madison Manufacturing 165
Kentucky Eagle Inc Fayette Manufacturing 164
Don Jacobs Honda/VW/BMW/Used Cars Fayette Retail 161
Kentucky Blood Center Fayette Healthcare 160
Don Franklin Lexington Auto Mall Fayette Retail 158
SRC of Lexington Inc Fayette Manufacturing 155
Clay Ingels Co. LLC Fayette Construction 150
Scott County Government Scott Government 150
Vascor Transport Scott Logistics 150
Cummins-Meritor Franklin Manufacturing 150
GenCanna Clark Manufacturing 150
Southeastern Kentucky Rehabilitation Industries Inc Bourbon Manufacturing 150
Meritor Inc Franklin Retail Trade 150
Kentucky American Water Fayette Utilities 150
Big Rapids Products Inc Kentucky Divsion Montgomery Manufacturing 145
Penske Scott Real Estate & Rental Leasing 145
Pathology & Cytology Laboratories Inc Fayette Research / Healthcre 145
Quantrell Auto Group Fayette Retail 145
Richmond Auto Parts Technology Inc Madison Manufacturing 143
Piramal Pharma Solutions, Inc. Fayette Manufacturing 142
Shriners Children’s Lexington Fayette Healthcare 141
Novelis Corporation Madison Manufacturing 141
Cintas Corporation Fayette Facility Services 140
Pepsi-Cola Bottling Co Clark Manufacturing 140
Associations International Fayette Professional Services 140
Stemco Products Inc. Madison Manufacturing / Distribution 139
Lexington Public Library Fayette Information 138
United States Equestrian Federation Fayette Agriculture 137
TwinSpires Fayette Corporate Office 135
Precision Resource Inc Montgomery Manufacturing 134
Summit Biosciences Inc Fayette Manufacturing 133
PNC Bank Fayette Finance 130
Harrod Concrete & Stone Co Franklin Manufacturing 130
Precision Mechanical Incorporated – PMI Clark Professional Services 130
Blue Star Plastics Inc. Fayette Manufacturing 129
Clark Distributing Co Woodford Wholesale Trade 129
Univance Inc Clark Professional Services 127
Concept Packaging Scott Manufacturing 121
Industry Products Scott Transportation & Warehousing 121
Ball Homes, LLC Fayette Construction 120
Hyatt Regency Lexington Fayette Hospitality 120
WLEX-TV Fayette Information 120
OpenText (Formerly Hewlett Packard Company) Fayette IT & Software 120
C&C Industrial, LLC Montgomery Manufacturing 120
Nitto Inc Fayette Manufacturing 120
Tru-Tone Finishing Fayette Manufacturing 120
Centria Franklin Retail Trade 120
Lectrodryer LLC Madison Manufacturing 119
Longship Fayette Transportation 119
Midway University Woodford Education 117
Sayre School Fayette Education 117
International Paper Fayette Manufacturing 116
AppHarvest Fayette Agriculture 115
ITW Powertrain Fastening Fayette Manufacturing 115
Ruggles Sign Co Woodford Manufacturing 115
Stoll, Keenon, Ogden Fayette Legal Services 112
MBM Food Service Franklin Manufacturing 112
Conduent Madison Outsourcing 112
Employment Solutions (College for Technical Education) Fayette Education 110
Lexington Catholic High School Fayette Education 110
Danimer Scientific Clark Manufacturing 110
Xometry (formerly MakeTime) Fayette Engineering Services 109
EnovaPremier of Kentucky LLC Bourbon Manufacturing 108
Sargent & Greenleaf Inc Jessamine Manufacturing 108
Toyota Logistic Services Scott Logistics 105
Save-A-Lot Distribution Center Clark Wholesale Trade 105
Graham Packaging Fayette Manufacturing 102
LBX Co LLC Fayette Manufacturing 102
Sonoco Products Company Clark Manufacturing 101
Kentucky Logistics Operation Center Fayette Business & Professional Services 100
Forcht Bank Fayette Finance 100
Bluegrass Community Hospital Woodford Healthcare 100
LexLive Fayette Hospitality 100
Ale-8 One Bottling Company Clark Manufacturing 100
B & H Tool Works Inc Madison Manufacturing 100
Metrie Inc Montgomery Manufacturing 100
Piston Automotive Inc. Scott Manufacturing 100
Star Manufacturing Inc. Fayette Manufacturing 100
Source: Commerce Lexington, October 2023