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ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Workforce

Major Employers

Company Name Employment  Industry
TMobile 2000+ Telecommunications
Shawnee Mission School District 2000+ Education
United Health Group 2000+ Health Care
Johnson County Community College 2000+ Education
Blue Valley School District 2000+ Education
Black and Veatch 2000+ Engineering
City of Overland Park 1000-1999 Government
Overland Park Regional Medical Center 1000-1999 Health Care
Yellow 1000-1999 Transportation/Logisitics
US Bank 1000-1999 Bank/Finance
Shamrock Trading Corporation 1000-1999 Transportation/Logisitics
NetSmart 1000-1999 Information Technology
SelectQuote 1000-1999 Insurance Brokerage
Children's Mercy 500-999 Health Care
Charter Communications 500-999 Telecommunications
Creative Planning Inc. 500-999 Bank/Finance
InTouch Solutions 500-999 Pharmaceuticals
Accenture 500-999 Consulting
Wellsky 500-999 Health Care Technology
Empower Retirement 500-999 Financial Services
IQVIA 500-999 Pharmaceuticals
Menorah Medical 500-999 Health Care
KeyBank 300-499 Bank/Finance
Optiv Security 300-499 Security
PNC Bank 300-499 Bank/Finance
Compass Minerals 300-499 Mining
FerrellGas 300-499 Distributition
SPX Cooling Technologies 300-499 HVAC
Saint Luke's South Hospital 300-499 Health care

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 15.9%
Health Care and Social Assistance 15%
Finance and Insurance 11.7%
Retail Trade 10%
Administrative Support and Waste Management/Remediation Services 9.5%

 

Source: JobsEQ by CHMURA, Employment data are derived from the Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages, provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics and imputed where necessary. Data are updated through 2021Q2 with preliminary estimates updated to 2021Q3.