Leading Employers in Colorado’s Grand Valley

As the largest metro between Denver and Salt Lake City, Utah, Grand Junction and surrounding communities support numerous government workers, a healthy tourism industry and the largest school district on the Western slope. But the economic base in the Grand Valley is as diverse as our landscape, with businesses capitalizing on our abundant natural resources, location, outdoor access and business-friendly environment.

To see employers by industry, visit the key industry pages. 

Top Employers in Mesa County (by # employees)

Mesa County Valley School District 51 | Education | 2500

St. Mary’s Hospital | Healthcare – Hospital | 2326

Colorado Mesa University | Higher Education | 1037

Mesa County | Government | 1012

State of Colorado | Government | 1004

City Markets, Inc. | Retail – Grocery Stores | 800

Community Hospital | Healthcare – Hospital | 800

VA Medical Center – Grand Junction | Services | 720

Star Tek Inc. | Telecommunications | 700

City of Grand Junction | Government | 629

Hilltop Community ResourcesHealthcare – Human | 600

West Star Aviation | Aviation | 413

Family Health West Hospital | Healthcare – Hospital | 370

HopeWest | Healthcare – Palliative Care | 350

Capco Inc. | Manufacturing  | 254

Last update: March 28, 2017