Lockheed Martin is one of the biggest employers in Eagan, but even with more than 1,000 employees, it represents just a small fraction of the more than 48,000 jobs in the southern suburb.


Thomson Reuters 7,000

Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Minnesota 3,000

U.S. Postal Service 2,470

Delta Air Lines Unk.*

United Parcel Service 1,400

Lockheed Martin 1,100

Midwest Coca-Cola Bottling 900

Wells Fargo Mortgage 700

Ecolab 700

Prime Therapeutics 550

Freightmasters 400

Skyline Displays 400

Transport Corporation of America 350

Delta Dental 330

Best Brands 330

Wal-Mart 300

Goodrich Corp. 280

Dart Transit 270

* As recently as 2008, Delta employed an estimated 1,830 people in Eagan. Hundreds have since been laid off by the airline, but exact numbers are not available.

Source: city of Eagan