November 5, 2015

Statement from Mayor Emanuel on S.C. Johnson’s Announcement to Move New Jobs to Chicago

Mayor's Press Office    312.744.3334

“Today’s announcement by S.C. Johnson is a vote of confidence in the City of Chicago. They are joining global corporations like Motorola Solutions, ConAgra Foods, Kraft Heinz and Oscar Mayer who have recently made the decision to grow and create jobs in Chicago. From our talent to our transportation, S.C. Johnson sees the same fundamental strengths that so many other companies see in Chicago, which is why they are making this long-term investment here. I look forward to watching them continue to grow and create jobs in the City of Chicago.”


  • S.C. Johnson has announced that they are moving approximately 175 jobs to a new office in Chicago over the next 12-24 months. 
  • The company is headquartered in Racine, Wisconsin and currently does not have any permanent employees in Chicago. 
  • The new jobs are primarily marketing and sales related positions. 
  • The office space has not been selected yet.