Learn About Knox County’s Largest Employers

We’re Home to a Diversified Mix of Industries

Knox County, Illinois is home to a long list of companies. Many of our largest employers have thrived in Knox County for more than a century. Here are some of our major employers whose names you probably recognize.


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Bridgeway is a not-for-profit human services organization dedicated to improving the lives of individuals with disabilities in west central Illinois and southeast Iowa. Bridgeway staff work to provide creative solutions and job opportunities, as well as services such as data entry, janitorial services, and metal fabrication.