Leading Employers

Updated March, 2015

1st Leading Employer

Company Name:Conservation Department
City:Branson
County:Taney
State:Missouri
Product or Service:Forestry and Lake Conservation
Function:Parks, Lakes, Forests, and Conservation Services
Number of Employees:3,000
Union Affiliation:None

2nd Leading Employer

Company Name:Kanakuk Kamps
City:Branson
County:Taney
State:Missouri
Product or Service:Recreational and Vacation Camps
Function:Faith Based Camp
Number of Employees:2,450
Union Affiliation:None

3rd Leading Employer

Company Name:Herschend Family Entertainment
City:Branson
County:Taney
State:Missouri
Product or Service:Silver Dollar City, White Water, Ride the Ducks, Showboat Branson Belle, Dixie Stampede, Talking Rocks Cavern, & Wilderness Log Cabins
Function:Amusement, Entertainment, Retail
Number of Employees:1,800
Union Affiliation:None

4th Leading Employer

Company Name:Cox / Skaggs Medical Centers
City:Branson
County:Stone/Taney
State:Missouri
Product or Service:Hospitals, Clinics, Surgical, & Health Care
Function:Health Care
Number of Employees:1,650
Union Affiliation:None

5th Leading Employer

Company Name:Big Cedar (Division of Bass Pro)
City:Ridgedale
County:Taney
State:Missouri
Product or Service:Big Cedar Resort, Top of the Rock Golf, Devil’s Pool Rest., Worman House Rest., Branson Creek Golf
Number of Employees:1,530
Union Affiliation:None

Leading Employers 1st – 20th

RankCompany NameNumber of Employees
1stConservation Dept.3,000
2ndKanakuk Kamps2,450
3thHerschend Entertainment1,800
4thCox / Skaggs Medical Centers1,650
5thBig Cedar1,530
6thBranson Public Schools615
7thTanger Factory Outlet550
8thWyndham Vacation Ownership500
9thMcDonald’s420
10thWal-Mart400
11thSummerwinds Resorts400
12thTaney County275
13thWestgate Resorts264
14thGrand Country250
15thCity Of Branson245
16thCollege of the Ozarks240
17thWhite River Valley Electric Cooperative130
18thOzark Mountain Bank101
19thBranson Tourism Center88
20thCenturyTel60