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ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Workforce

Top 25 Employers (2019)

Company

Industry

Employees

T-Mobile

Telecommunications

6,000

Shawnee Mission School District

Education

3,600

Blue Valley School District

Education

3,313

Black & Veatch

Engineering

3,100

Johnson County Community College

Education

2,377

OptumRx

Pharmaceuticals

2,000

Overland Park Regional Medical Center

Health Care

1,250

City of Overland Park

Government

1,200

YRC Worldwide Inc.

Transportation & Logistics

1,000

Empower Retirement

Pension Services

900

Menorah Medical Center Health Care 850
US Bank Commercial Banking 840
Saint Luke's South Hospital Health Care 709

IQVIA

Information Technology

700

Children's Mercy South

Health Care 650

Netsmart Technologies

Information Technology

650

PNC Bank

Financial Services 500

KeyBank

Financial Services

500

Intouch Solutions

Pharmaceuticals/Marketing

470

Topgolf

Golf Courses

450

Optiv Security

Information Technology

400

Traveler’s Insurance

Insurance

400

Scheels

Sporting Goods

383

Thryv

Business Services

350

Zillow

Real Estate

300

Local Labor Force

City

Labor Force  

Employed  

Unemployed  

Unemployment Rate  

Overland Park

109,600

106,442

3,158

2.9%

Johnson County

336,677

326,954

9,723

2.9%

Kansas City Metropolitan Area         

1,139,687

1,101,227

38,459

3.4%

Source:  Kansas Labor Information Center and Bureau of Labor Statistics (data is annual, not seasonally-adjusted for 2018)

Overland Park Employment by Industry

Industry

Percentage

Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

15.0%

Health Care and Social Assistance

13.4%

Finance and Insurance

11.7%

Retail Trade

10.7%

Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services

9.7%

Source: JobsEQ by CHMURA, period is four quarters ending with 2018 Q4