List of Fortune 500 companies in Chicago (2022)
|Fortune 500 Rank||Company Name||Revenue (2021)||Net Profits (2021)||Employees|
|#38||Archer Daniels Midland||$85.2 billion||$2.7 billion||39,976|
|#60||Boeing||$62.2 billion||-$4.2 billion||142,000|
|#63||AbbVie||$56 billion||$11.5 billion||50,000|
|#99||Exelon||$36 billion||$1.7 billion||31,518|
|#121||Mondelez International||$28.7 billion||$4.3 billion||79,000|
|#139||Kraft Heinz||$26 billion||$1 billion||36,000|
|#146||United Airlines Holdings||$24.6 billion||-$1.9 billion||84,100|
|#152||McDonald’s||$23.2 billion||$7.5 billion||200,000|
|#185||Jones Lang LaSalle||$19.3 billion||$961 million||98,200|
|#283||LKQ||$13 billion||$1.1 billion||46,000|
|#331||Conagra Brands||$11.2 billion||$1.3 billion||18,600|
|#352||Molson Coors Beverage||$10.3 billion||$1 billion||16,300|
|#376||Old Republic International||$9.3 billion||$1.5 billion||9,600|
|#423||Motorola Solutions||$8.2 billion||$1.2 billion||18,700|
|#493||Northern Trust||$6.5 billion||$1.5 billion||21,100|
Top 10 Largest Companies in Chicago
1. Archer Daniels Midlands
The Archer Daniels Midland Company commonly known as ADM is a global food processing & commodity trading corporation headquartered in Chicago.
The company was founded in 1902 and currently has 270 plants worldwide.
Fortune 500 Rank: #38
The Boeing company is a global Aerospace & Defense company headquartered in Chicago. Considered a leader in commercial aircrafts category, it also leads in space and defense products.
The company was founded in Seattle, Washington in 1916, but later the headquarters were moved to Chicago.
Fortune 500 Rank: #60
AbbVie is a global pharmaceutical company headquartered in Chicago, it was formed after de-merger of Abbott Laboratories.
It manufactures some of the country’s best selling medicines like Humira and Imbruvica.
Fortune 500 Rank: #63
Exelon is an American energy utility corporation, headquartered in Chicago. It is the largest electric utility company in U.S. with over 10 million customers.
The company also has operations in Illiois, Maryland, Pennsylvania and other states. It employs 31,500 people nationwide.
Fortune 500 Rank: #99
5. Mondelez International
Mondelez International is an global confectionery and food processing company, headquartered in Chicago. With revenues of $28.7 billion, the company is considered one of the largest in its category.
The company was formed after split of Kraft Foods, grocery and food bussiness. It also owns several of the most notable brands like Oreo and Belvita among many. The company employs approximately 79,000 people worldwide.
Fortune 500 Rank: #121
6. Kraft Heinz
The Kraft Heinz Company commonly known as Kraft Heinz is an american global food company, formed after merger of Kraft Foods and Heinz in 2015. With revenues of $26 billion, it is one of nation’s largest food company.
It owns several of the industry’s notable brands like Boca Burger and Gevelia. The company employs almost 36,000 people worldwide.
Fortune 500 Rank: #139
7. United Airlines Holdings
United Airlines commonly known as United is an American airline company headquartered in Willis Tower, Chicago.
The Airline is third largest airline in the world by fleet size and employs about 84,000 people worldwide.
Fortune 500 Rank: #146
McDonald’s is the world’s largest fast food chain measured by revenue. Initially headquartered in Oak Brook, IL the company moved to Chicago in 2018.
World famous for its hamburgers & fries, the chains feeds over 69 million people daily in over 100 countries.
Fortune 500 Rank: #152
9. Janes Lang LaSalle
Jones Lang LaSalle is an American global real estate services company. It is among ‘big three’ real estate real estate services in the world.
JLL employs about 98,000 people worlwide and maintains its headquarters in Chicago.
Fortune 500 Rank: #185
LKQ is an American automotive specialty parts supplier, headquartered in Chicago. The company was founded by David Flynn in 1998.
The company employs 46,000 people worldwide.
Fortune 500 Rank: #283