Largest Employers

Augusta’s Largest Manufacturing Employers

1. EZ GO Textron*Golf Car/Utility Vehicles1277
2. CovidienDisposable Medical Supplies850
3. International PaperBleached Paperboard820
4. Kellogg’sCookies and Crackers535
5. FPL Food, LLC*Beef Products500
6. Procter & GambleLaundry Detergent450
7. Thermal CeramicsCeramic Fiber444
8. Augusta Newsprint*Newsprint374
9. Boral BrickBricks363
10. PCS NitrogenNitrogenous Fertilizer350
11. DSM ChemicalCaprolactam/Cyclohexanone350
12. Augusta Coca-Cola*Soft Drinks315
13. NutraSweet*Basic Organic Chemicals300
14. Carole Fabrics*Custom Draperies250
15. SOLO CupDisposable Plastic Cups221
16. Solvay Advanced PolymersPlastic Material and Resins206
17. Standard Textile AugustaMedical Textiles190
18. Elanco / Eli LillyDairy/Medicinal Chemicals190
19. J & J Mid-SouthCorrugated Shipping Containers156
20. US Battery*Lead Acid Batteries120
21. APAC-GeorgiaAsphalt108
22. Olin CorporationChlorine/Caustic Sodium Hydroxide103
23. Macuch Steel Products*Fabricated Steel Structures92
24. Southern Machine & Tool*Jigs, Fixtures & Machinery86
25. UniminKaolin, Mining & Processing76
26. PQ CorporationSilicates63
27. PrayonInorganic Phosphates63
28. Internat’l Flavors & FragrancePerfumes54
29. Eagle Parts & Products*Motorized Vehicles52
30. Richmond Supply*Machine Shops Rubber & Plastics46
31. American ConcreteReady Mix Concrete43
32. FinnchemInorganic Chemicals43
33. Modern Welding of Georgia*Metal Tanks42
34. Southern RoofingMetal Windows & Doors40
35. AAA SignSigns36
36. Palmetto IndustriesPlastic Bags34
37. DSM ResinsPaints & Coatings33

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*Corporate Headquarters located in Augusta

Augusta’s Largest Non-Manufacturing Employers

COMPANY ACTIVITY PRODUCT/SERVICE EMPLOYEES
U.S. Army Signal Center & Fort Gordon Government Military 19,844*
Georgia Health Sciences University Government Education 4,656
Richmond County School System Government Education 4,418
University Hospital Service Health Care 3,200
Georgia Health Sciences Hospitals Service Health Care 3,054
Augusta-Richmond County Government Municipal Services 2,612
VA Medical Centers Government Health Care 2,082
East Central Regional Hospital Government Health Care 1,488
Doctors Hospital Service Health Care 1,210

*Military and civilian
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