Major Employers

Employer Product/Service # Employees
Southern Illinois University Education-Higher Education 7,100
Memorial Hospital of Carbondale Medical 1,116
NeuroRestorative Rehabilitation 510
Wal-Mart Carbondale Retail-General 400
Southern Illinois Healthcare Healthcare Administration 376
Penn Aluminum International Manufacturing-Aluminum Extrusion 300
Illinois Department of Transportation Government-State 290
City of Carbondale Government-Municipal 270
St. Joseph Memorial Hospital Medical 250
Murphysboro Unit School District 186 Education-Primary & Secondary 250
Vitamin World Mail Order Vitamins / Call Center 220
Brehm Preparatory School Education-Primary and Secondary 200
Com-Pac International Manufacturing-Poly Packaging 180
Schnucks Retail-Grocery 180
Shawnee Health Service Medical  165
Lowe’s Retail-Home Improve 160
Specialized Training for Adult Rehab Service-Various 160
Tri County Education Center Education-Primary & Secondary 150
Southern Illinoisan Newspaper Publishing-Newspaper 140
Southern Illinois Regional Social Services Social Services 130
Center for Medical Arts Medical 121
Intertape Polymer Group Manufacturing-Specialty Tape 75
Macys Retail-Apparel 140
City of Murphysboro Government-Municipal 62