First Merchants Corporation is the largest financial holding company based in Central Indiana, headquartered in Muncie, Indiana. The Corporation has one full-service bank charter, First Merchants Bank. The Bank also operates as First Merchants Private Wealth Advisors. First Merchants Corporation's common stock is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market System under the symbol FRME. As of December 2020, total asset size of First Merchants Corporation was $14.1 billion.
First Merchants offers customers broad financial services throughout locations in Indiana, Ohio, Illinois and Michigan providing:
In January 2019 First Merchants Bank was ranked #2 on the “America's Best Bank list compiled by Forbes, up from their #4 ranking in 2018.
First Merchants Bank was listed as one of the “Best Places to Work in Indiana” by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce in 2018 for Major Companies with 1,000+ employees and again in 2019. First Merchants Bank was also named as one of the “Best Places to Work” by Columbus Business First for 2018 and as one of the 2019 Best Employers in Ohio, a list created by the Ohio SHRM State Council, Crain's Cleveland Business and Best Companies Group. First Merchants was also named one of the “Best Places to Work” in the state of Illinois in 2018 and again in 2019.
Highest paying job titles at First Merchants include Relationship Manager, HR Business Partner, and Chief Marketing Officer (CMO)