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 | 2502

St. Mary’s Hospital | Healthcare – Hospital | 1655

State of Colorado | Government | 1004

Mesa County | Government | 998

Community Hospital | Healthcare – Hospital | 800

Star Tek Inc. | Telecommunications | 700

Hilltop Community ResourcesHealthcare – Human | 680

VA Medical Center – Grand Junction | Services | 650

City Markets, Inc. | Retail – Grocery Stores | 648

City of Grand Junction | Government | 640

Colorado Mesa University | Higher Education | 647

West Star Aviation | Aviation | 425

Family Health West Hospital | Healthcare – Hospital | 370

HopeWest | Healthcare – Palliative Care | 360

Capco Inc. | Manufacturing  | 254