Top Employers & Industries

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The City of Centennial’s diverse business base generates healthy revenue and encourages ongoing revitalization through thoughtful and responsible development. The information below outlines the top industries, employers and retailers that make up Centennial. 

Top Industries

  • Professional and Business Services
  • Education and Healthcare
  • Finance, Insurance and Real Estate
  • Construction
  • Retail Trade
  • Wholesale Trade
  • Leisure & Hospitality

Sources: Colorado Department of Labor and Employment, Labor Market Information, Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW); U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Industry Clusters Within Centennial

The composition of the local employment base differs from that of the region. The graph below compares the employment mix within Centennial to the regional Metro Denver economy.

Chart graph of employment indicators by supersector in Centennial compared to Metro Denver

Top 20 Employers

  1. Comcast
  2. UnitedHealthcare
  3. Arrow Electronics
  4. Centura Health
  5. United Launch Alliance (ULA)
  6. The Travelers Indemnity Company
  7. Sierra Nevada Corporation
  8. RingCentral
  9. MasTec Advanced Technologies
  10. Nordstrom
  11. Standard & Poor's (McGraw-Hill Companies)
  12. Zillow Group
  13. SEAKR Engineering, a Raytheon Company
  14. AlloSource
  15. US Foods
  16. Amerita
  17. Stolle Machinery
  18. Travelport
  19. Haselden Construction
  20. Amazon

Source: Development Research Partners, March 2022

Top 25 Sales Tax Producers

  1. Amazon
  2. IKEA
  3. Xcel Energy
  4. Total Wine Spirits Beer & More
  5. Walmart
  6. Charter Communications
  7. Topgolf Centennial
  8. Home Depot
  9. Autonation Toyota Scion Arapahoe
  10. Trice Jewelers
  11. Best Buy
  12. Dell Marketing
  13. Tagawa Garden Center
  14. Homegoods
  15. Viewhouse
  16. King Soopers
  17. Groove Ford
  18. Highlands Garden Center, Lawn Sprinkler Center
  19. Jared Galleria Of Jewelry
  20. Verizon Wireless
  21. Burt Kuni Honda
  22. Davidsons Beer, Wine & Spirits - Centennial
  23. Go Subaru Arapahoe
  24. Performance Cycle of Colorado Inc.
  25. Apple