List of Chicago Employers

The following Chicago Employers List is a compilation of website links to the careers page at some of the top companies (aka employers) in Chicago, IL.

99.99% of Chicago employers have an individual website to advertise job openings within their company. Savvy job seekers know that visiting these sites may dramatically improve one’s job search results versus the typical approach of using big, crowded job boards like Indeed and Monster.

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Below is a list of top Chicago employers, which is a valuable resource for those desiring to work for an employer in the greater metropolitan area. I started building this list to show how easy it is to skip the middleman (big job sites) and search for jobs at some of the top companies in Chicagoland. Visit each page and follow the steps to apply!

Here’s the list of Top Chicago Employers:
  • Allstate Corporation is the largest publicly held personal lines property and casualty insurer in America, headquartered in Northbrook, IL.
  • Anixter is a leading global distributor of network & security solutions, electrical & electronic solutions and utility power solutions.
  • Archer Daniels Midland is one of the world’s largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers.
  • Baxter offers a leading portfolio of critical care, nutrition, renal, hospital and surgical products.
  • CNA Insurance provides insurance solutions for businesses and professionals in the U.S., Canada, Europe and Asia.
  • Conagra Brands headquartered in Chicago, is one of North America’s leading branded food companies.
  • Coyote Logistics is a third-party logistics (3PL) provider.
  • Exelon is the nation’s leading competitive energy provider.
  • Hyatt Hotels is a leading global hospitality company, headquartered in Chicago.
  • Ingredion is a leading global ingredient solutions provider to the food, beverage, paper and corrugating, brewing and other industries.
  • LKQ is North America’s largest provider of alternative collision auto parts.
  • LSC Communications is a global leader in print and digital media solutions.
  • Northern Trust is a leading provider of wealth management, asset servicing, asset management and banking to corporations, institutions, affluent families and individuals.
  • SPINS is a leading provider of retail consumer insights, analytics and consulting for the natural, organic and specialty products industry.
  • Tenneco is one of the world’s leading designers, manufacturers and distributors of clean air and ride performance products and systems.
  • The Kraft Heinz Company is the third-largest food and beverage company in North America.
  • Ulta Beauty is the largest beauty retailer in the United States.
  • US Foods is one of America’s great food companies and a leading foodservice distributor.
  • Walgreens is one of the largest drugstore chains in the U.S., headquartered in Deerfield, IL.

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