In light of the Sanford Health-Good Samaritan society merger, here's a look at the area's top employers.
Sanford Health hires the most people in Sioux Falls, with around 10,000 employees. The Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society is number nine.
When it comes to the largest employers in South Dakota, the Department of Labor and Regulation has a list of the top ten.
Several of them involve healthcare, including Sanford, Avera and Rapid City Regional Hospital.
3M, Citibank, Daktronics, and Premier Bankcard are also on the list, along with Smithfield and Dakota Provisions.
If you're not familiar with Smithfield, it used to be known as John Morrell.
Dakota Provisions is a turkey processing plant near Huron.
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