Largest Private Sector Employers

From corporate headquarters to flourishing startups, the Boise Metro has proven to be a place where companies can put down roots and prosper.

Logo Name Description Employees

St. Luke's Health System

Idaho-based, not-for-profit health system.

7,000-7,999


Micron Technology, Inc.

Manufacturing & Technology

6,000-6,999


Saint Alphonsus Health System

A four-hospital regional, faith-based Catholic ministry providing award winning cardiac care, ER, urgent care, women's health, orthopedic care and clinics.

4,000-4,999


Wal-Mart Associates Inc

Retail Trade

3,000-3,999


Albertsons, LLC

Headquarters for a national grocery chain. Albertsons also owns Safeway and in 2018 merged with Rite-Aid.

2,000-2,999


HP Inc

The world’s largest technology company, HP established it printer division in Boise in 1973, immediately putting the Boise Valley on the map as a hub for technology innovation. The company’s first LaserJet printer was developed in Boise nearly 30 years ago. HP split into two companies (HP Inc, and HP Enterprise) both of which are located here.

1,000-1,999


J.R. Simplot Company

Headquarters and processing plant for national food processor

1,000-1,999


Fred Meyer

Retail Trade

1,000-1,999


Idaho Power Company

Public Utility

1,000-1,999


Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.

Financial & Insurance; Customer Support Center

1,000-1,999


Citi Corp

The Boise/Meridian site is a strategic site for Citigroup, with multiple lines of business located on campus. Citi has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management.

1,000-1,999


McDonald's

Food Services

1,000-1,999


Ataraxis, Inc

Administrative & Support Services

500-999


Blue Cross of Idaho

Finance & Insurance

500-999


DirecTV

Customer Support Center

500-999


Jacksons Food Stores

Headquarters & Retail Trade

500-999


YMCA

Recreation Facilities

500-999


Scentsy, Inc

Headquarters, Manufacturing & Retail Trade

500-999


Xerox/WDS Global

Customer Support Center

500-999


Teleperformance

Customer Support Center

500-999


Hewlett Packard Enterprise Services

Administrative & Support Services

500-999


Sorrento Lactalis

Food Processing: Cheese

500-999


Costco Wholesale Corp

Retail Trade

500-999


CenturyLink

Internet Provider & Customer Support Center

500-999


Amalgamated Sugar Company

Food Processing: Sugar

500-999


Plexus Corp

Contract Manufacturing: Electronics

500-999


Sykes

Customer Support Center

500-999


CTI SSI Food Service

Food Processing

500-999


West Valley Medical Center

Hospital

500-999


Source: Idaho Department of Labor Q4 2017, Note that this only includes companies who have given the Department of Labor permission to release their employment numbers.