Leading Employers

Leading Employers

Leading Employers

The economy in the Katy area is thriving and growing rapidly.  Due to its growth across various business sectors, it has been recognized as one of the most recession-resistant economies in the United States.  Multiple office and light industrial buildings are under construction to support the expansion in employment growth.  The Katy area also has a rapidly growing employment base in both the healthcare and technology industries.

Please note, employment numbers listed are estimates compiled by Katy Area EDC.  Exact employment numbers may vary.

Leading Employers in the Katy Area: 2018      
Name Size NAICS Product & Service
Katy ISD 9,185 61111 Education / Public Schools
Shell Exploration and Production 6,500 21211 HQ, Oil and Gas
Wood PLC. & Subsidiaries 5,000 54133 HQ, Engineering, Oil and Gas
BP North America 4,500 21211 HQ, Oil and Gas
Katy Mills - Simon Group 3,500 44211 Retail, Stores and Offices
Academy Sports + Outdoor 2,800 42391 HQ. Distribution Center
Houston Methodist West 2,000 62211 Hospital
LaCenterra - Cinco Ranch 1,700 44211 Retail Stores & Offices
HEB 1,325 45211 Retail, Grocery Stores
Walmart / Sam's 1,240 45211 Retail Stores
Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital 1,100 62111 Hospital
Igloo 1,000 32614 HQ, Distribution and Manufacturing
Kroger 972 45211 Retail, Grocery Stores
Schlumberger ‐ Katy Technology Center 840 35301 HQ, Manufacturing of Oil & Gas Equipment
GEICO 803 54421 Claims and Adjustment Center - Insurance
Texas Children's Hospital West Campus 751 62111 Hospital
Worley Parsons Group 750 54133 Engineering, Oil and Gas
Expro Americas 450 21311 HQ, Oil and Gas Field Services
Sewell 450 4411 Auto Sales
Gulf States Engineering 400 21311 Engineering, Oil and Gas
Gulf Island Fabrication 564 213112 HQ, Support Activities for Oil and Gas
Aecom 375 5413 HQ, Engineering Oil and Gas
DNV-GL 350 54138 HQ, Risk Management, Software and Testing
Salata 400+ 722511 HQ, Full-Service Restaurant Management
Diamond Offshore 300 213112 Oil and Gas
Sercel, Inc. 275 33451 Manufacturing, Instrumentation for Electricity
City of Katy 226 999300 Local Government
Knight Transportation 210 484121 General Freight Trucking
       
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