a best-paying metro for recent college grads
Self Financial, March 2021
where women are most successful
SmartAsset, April 2021
one of the best work-from-home cities
PC Mag, February 2021
Home to 14 of the most successful Midwest companies
Inc., April 2020
a top city for tech industry job growth
CompTIA Cyberstates, 2021
Cerner Corporation (World Hdq.) 12,800
HCA Midwest Health (Hdq.) 9,977
Children's Mercy Hospital 8,282
T-Mobile (Hdq.) 6,000
Garmin International Inc. (Hdq.) 5,005
Hallmark Cards, Inc. (Hdq.) 4,571
United Parcel Service 4,000
BNSF Railway Company 3,550
Evergy (Hdq.) 2,946
Burns & McDonnell (Hdq.) 2,907
Triumph Foods, LLC (Hdq.) 2,800
Black & Veatch (Hdq.) 2,609
Commerce Bank (Hdq.) 2,463
General Motors Corp. 2,229
U.S. Bank 2,100
Northrup Grumman Innovation Systems 2,000
Quest Diagnostics, Inc. 1,833
JE Dunn Construction (Hdq.) 1,800
H&R Block (Hdq.) 1,750
Farmers Insurance Group 1,733
UMB Financial Corporation (Hdq.) 1,706
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas (Hdq.) 1,484
Union Pacific Railroad 1,400
Lockton Companies 1,286
State Street 1,222
SelectQuote Insurance Services 1,200
UnitedHealth Group 1,157
American Century Companies, Inc. (Hdq.) 1,103
Freightquote (Hdq.) 950
Spring Venture Group (Hdq.) 946
Boehringer Ingelheim 946
Kansas City engineering firms have designed water systems that supply 15% of the world’s drinking water.
KC is home to the world’s largest concentration of animal health industry assets in segments spanning food safety, pet care & animal science.
KC-based DSI developed supply chain technology solutions that are used on four continents.
KC is in the heart of the National Security Crossroads where there are six unique national security installations and seven major military bases.
Kansas City-based Populous designed the Sochi, London and Sydney Olympic main stadiums for summer and winter games.
More than $1 billion has been spent on biomedical research at KC's own Stowers Institute for Medical Research.
BNIM of KC played a key role in environmental advancements like the development of USGBC, LEED and Living Building.
Cboe Global Markets in KC operates six U.S. stock and equity options exchanges along with other European and global exchanges.