Edward Jones Ranks No. 2 on Best Employers in Illinois 2022 List

The financial services firm Edward Jones was named the No. 2 large company on the Best Employers in Illinois 2022 ranking, according to Lea Evers, a financial advisor in Roscoe.

The Business Ledger teamed up with the Best Companies Group of Harrisburg, Pa., to rank the state’s top 80 employers. Companies named Best Employers in Illinois for 2022 were divided into 15 large companies, 19 medium and 46 small companies by the number of people they employ in Illinois.

The ranking was based on an employer inventory of practices and an anonymous survey of employees, who were asked to agree or disagree with dozens of statements about the firm, teamwork and their individual experience at the firm. For 17 consecutive years, Edward Jones has ranked in the top six Best Places to Work in Illinois.

Edward Jones has 808 branches located throughout Illinois. The firm is growing, adding branches and seeking new financial advisors who are interested in operating an office with an entrepreneurial spirit, and with the support and benefits of one of the oldest and largest firms in the industry.

The Stateline financial advisors include: Lea Evers and Holly Muth in Roscoe and Brenda Brugger in Rockton.

Edward Jones, a FORTUNE 500 firm, provides financial services in the U.S. and through its affiliate in Canada. The firm’s nearly 19,000 financial advisors serve more than 8 million clients with a total of $1.7 trillion in client assets under care. Edward Jones’ purpose is to partner for a positive impact to improve the lives of its clients and colleagues, and together, better our communities and society. Through the dedication of the firm’s 50,000 associates and our branch presence in 68 percent of U.S. counties, the firm is committed to helping more people achieve financially what is most important to them. The Edward Jones website is edwardjones.com and its recruiting website is careers.edwardjones.com. Member SIPC.