Workforce

Companies based in Greater Oak Brook have a competitive labor advantage over companies in other communities. The area’s exceptionally large labor pool includes a wide range of qualified workers from experienced service personnel to knowledgeable technical and professional employees. Greater Oak Brook employers, as a result, enjoy wage savings, lower operational costs and better access to skilled workers than their counterparts in Chicago and throughout the region.

For more information about Greater Oak Brook's workforce, please contact Valentina Tomov at vtomov@obchamber.com.

Visit the US Chamber of Commerce Foundation's Workforce Page here.

Greater Oak Brook Companies Recognized by WorkplaceDynamics

These Greater Oak Brook companies were recognized by WorkplaceDynamics as top employers, meeting national standards for leadership, management, career opportunities, training, and work/life flexibility.

  • Advocate Health Care
  • Comcast
  • Elkay Manufacturing
  • Health Resources Alliance
  • Mesirow Financial 

These Greater Oak Brook companies were recognized by WorkplaceDynamics as top employers, meeting national standards for leadership, management, career opportunities, training, and work/life flexibility.