SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO) — Forbes named Avera as South Dakota’s top in-state employers for 2019.
The health system based in Sioux Falls is also ranked as a top 20 employer in Minnesota as well. The results are from an independent survey of 80,000 employees working for companies employing at least 500 people in the United States. Only nine companies qualified for South Dakota.
Employees were asked to rate their willingness to recommend their own employers to friends and family.
South Dakota State University was ranked second.