Wayne County is home to a diverse number of companies representing several different industry sectors.

Top 50 Employers

Company Product Employed
Reid Health Healthcare 2,998
Richmond Community Schools Education 800
Belden Wire Product Manufacturer 714
SugarCreek Brandworthy Food Solutions Food Processor 600
Primex Plastics Corporation Plastic Sheeting Manufacturer 450
Richmond State Hospital Hospital 435
Wayne County Government Municipality 400
City of Richmond Municipality 400
Earlham College Higher Education 388
Indiana University East Higher Education 350
Menasha (formerly Color Box) Packaging 298
DOT Foods, Inc. Food Re-Distribution 270
Autocar Chassis Manufacturer 219
Richmond Beverage Solutions Dairy Processor 216
Hill’s Pet Nutrition  Pet Food Processing 207
Berry Global Extruded Plastics Manufacturer 200
Vandor Corporation Cremation Prod. / Auto Injection Molding 200
Silgan White Cap Metal Bottle Cap Manufacturer 198
Blue Buffalo Pet Food Processor 187
Centerstone Mental Health Services 186
Osborn International Wire Brush Manufacturing 175
Wernle Youth and Family Treatment Center Youth Treatment Center 170
Chubb Group of Insurance Companies Information Processing Center 150
First Bank Richmond, N.A. Local Bank 145
Ivy Tech Community College Higher Education 145
Meridian Health Services Healthcare 130
Suncall America Precision Gearing 130
Transcendia Extruded Plastics Manufacturer 129
Precision Wire Assemblies Wire Harness Manufacturer 120
Contract Industrial Tooling Packaging & Machine Tooled Parts 116
Ahaus Tool & Engineering Inc Machine Tool and Die 112
B&F Plastics Extruded Plastics 110
Richmond Power & Light Utility Provider 106
Johns Mansville Insulation 103
Alpek Polyester (formerly DAK Americas) Plastic Recycling 102
TBK America Inc Oil and Water Truck Pumps 92
Elevator Equipment Company Elevator Equipment Manufacturer 90
Richmond Baking Company Food Manufacturer 90
Holland Colours Americas Inc.  Plastic Colorant Manufacturer 86
3Rivers Local Credit Union 82
Purina Animal Nutrition Animal Food Processing 80
Matthews Aurora Casket Manufacturer 78
Quanex Building Products Door Harness Manufacturer 76
Madison-Kipp Corporation (formerly Omen USA) High Pressure Aluminum Die Casting 75
The Recycling Center Metal Recycling 75
Primex Design & Fabrication Packaging for Automotive Parts 70
JM Hutton & Company Metal/Wood Casket Mfg/Stamping 66
Taconic Bioscience Genetically Modified Mice and Rats 65
Master Brand Cabinets Customer Service Center 55


This page is updated throughout the year. Please email Theresa Lindsey, Business and Workforce Development Manager to update your company’s employment number.

* Projected jobs

**NOTE: The EDC of Wayne County strives to provide the most up-to-date information possible regarding employment numbers for Wayne County companies. Employment numbers are updated through company visits conducted by the EDC or provided by employers when circumstances change. Please note, numbers presented on this webpage are subject to change and may not represent the most current employment numbers of a given company.