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MAJOR EMPLOYERS

Largest Employers – All Sectors

Company
Employee Range
Line of Business
Prisma Health – Upstate 5000+ Healthcare system
State of South Carolina 5000+ State government
BMW
5000+ Automobile manufacturer
Greenville County Schools 5000+ K-12 public education
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System 5000+ Healthcare system
United States Government 5000+ Federal government
Michelin North America 5000+ Tire manufacturing
Wal-Mart 5000+ Retail stores and distribution
Clemson University 5000+ Public research university
Bon Secours St. Francis Health System
2501-5000
Healthcare system
Milliken & Company 2501-5000
Textiles, floor covering, performance materials, and specialty chemicals
AnMed Health 2501-5000 Healthcare system
GE Power 2501-5000 Power generation, energy delivery and water process technologies
Duke Energy Corp. 2501-5000 Utility provider
Bi-Lo 2501-5000 Retail grocery stores
Greenville County 2501-5000 County government and administration
ZF Transmissions Gray Court, LLC 2501-5000 Automatic transmissions manufacturer

Largest Employers – Manufacturing

Company Name Employee RangeĀ  Line of Business
BMW 5000+ Automobile manufacturer
Michelin North America 5000+ Designs, manufactures, and sells tires for every type of vehicle
GE 2501-5000 Power generation, energy delivery and water process technologies
Milliken & Company 2501-5000 Textiles, floor covering, performance materials, and specialty chemicals
ZF 2501-5000 Manufactures automatic transmissions; front & rear axle assembly, front upper control arm
BorgWarner Inc. 1001-2500 Manufacturer of powertrain components and transfer cases for the automotive industry
Cryovac / Sealed Air Corp. 1001-2500 Plastic bags and plastic film
DAA Draexlmaier Automotive of America LLC 1001-2500 Motor vehicle parts and accessories
Electrolux 1001-2500 Top-freezer refrigerators and under-the counter refrigerators
Freightliner Custom Chassis Corp. 1001-2500 Manufactures chassis for RV, walk-in van, commercial bus and school bus industries
Itron 1001-2500 Manufactures electricity meters including smart meters
Magna International 1001-2500 Car Seating, body panels and assembles body systems, front and rear exterior components, mirrors, gas tanks
Robert Bosch, LLC 1001-2500 Manufactures gasoline systems and electronic automotive components
AFL 501-1,000 Fiber optic products
Bosch Rexroth Corp 501-1,000 Hydraulic pumps for oil/gas, construction and agriculture industries
Carolina Pride Foods, Inc. 501-1,000 Sausages and other prepared meats
Cooper-Standard Automotive (SC) 501-1,000 PVC automotive trim, molding & seals
E&I Engineering Corp. USA 501-1,000 Manufactures electronic switchgears and busducts
Eaton Corp. 501-1,000 Medium voltage, low voltage, power breakers, relays & industrial controls
First Quality Enterprises 501-1,000 Manufactures paper and tissue products
FUJIFILM Manufacturing USA, Inc. 501-1,000 Photographic equipment and supplies
Gestamp 501-1,000 Automotive metal stampings and welded assemblies (Tier 1 BMW supplier)
Glen Raven Custom Fabric, LLC 501-1,000 Produces performance fabrics for solar protection
Houses of Raeford Farms, Inc. 501-1,000 Poultry & turkey processing
Hubbell Lighting, Inc. 501-1,000 Lighting manufacturers
Inman Mills 501-1,000 Headquarters, fabric mill & yarn weaving
JTEKT/Koyo Bearings 501-1,000 Manufactures bearings, driveline components, steering systems and machine tools
Lockheed Martin 501-1,000 Aircraft maintenance, repair, modification & overhaul, Final Checkout & Assembly (FACO) of T-50A and F-16
Lonza 501-1,000 Hard capsule manufacturing; product development and manufacturing of liquid and multiparticulate filled hard capsules
Mitsubishi Polyester Film, Inc 501-1,000 Manufactures silicone treated PET films
Nestle Prepared Foods Division 501-1,000 Frozen specialties
Nutra Manufacturing, an IVC Company 501-1,000 Manufactures vitamin preparations
Plastic Omnium LLC 501-1,000 Automotive components (front end parts of BMWs)
Reliable Automatic Sprinkler Company, Inc. 501-1,000 Fire sprinklers and systems components
Schneider Electric 501-1,000 Manufactures motor control centers, enclosed drives and starters
Siemens 501-1,000 Energy infrastructure and industrial control products
Spartanburg Steel Products, Inc (SSP) 501-1,000 Automotive stampings & assemblies, framework/structure parts
Sterilite Corp. 501-1,000 Plastic houseware products
Techtronic Industries Power Equipment (TTI) 501-1,000 Power-driven hand tools, division HQ
Yanfeng Automotive Interiors 501-1,000 Automobile interior components (center consoles, door panels, instrument panels, & seats)

Largest Headquarters

Company Employee Range Line of Business Type of Headquarters
BMW
5000+ Automobile manufacturer North American
Michelin North America
5000+
Designs, manufactures, and sells tires for every type of vehicle.
North American
Milliken & Company
5000+
Textiles, floor covering, performance materials, and specialty chemicals
International
GE Power
2501-5000
Gas turbine manufacturing plant and off-grid gas turbine validation facility; on-site inspection, repair, and engineering
Divisional
AFL
1001-2500
Electronic components and systems, wiring and cables.
International
American Services, Inc.
1001-2500
Multi-faceted provider for security, staffing and janitorial services
National
Draexlmaier Automotive of America, LLC
1001-2500
Automotive interior and plastic components
North American
Fluor Corp.
1001-2500
Engineering Services
Regional
SAGE Automotive Interiors
1001-2500
Develops and manufactures automotive bodycloth and headliners; headquarters
International
Spectrum 1001-2500 Cable company, customer service center Regional
SYNNEX Corp.
1001-2500
Distribution of IT products and services
National; Divisional
Techtronic Industries Power Equipment (TTI)
1001-2500
Power-driven handtools
North American; Divisional
The Spinx Company, Inc.
1001-2500
Gas stations and convenience stores.
National
Verizon Wireless
1001-2500
Customer service and telesales divisions, headquarters
Regional
Freightliner Custom Chassis
501-1000
Manufactures chassis for RV, walk-in van, commercial and school bus industries
North American; Divisional
FUJIFILM Manufacturing USA, Inc.
501-1000
Platemaking services
North American
Hamrick Mills, Inc.
501-1000
Greige Woven Fabrics
National
Hubbell Lighting, Inc.
501-1000
Lighting manufacturers
International
Inman Mills
501-1000
Advanced yarns and fabrics
National
JTEKT/Koyo Bearings USA
501-1000
North American operational headquarters and KOYO bearing product technical center
Divisional
Lockheed Martin Aeronautics 501-1000 Aerospace, defense, security and advanced technologies Divisional
Mitsubishi Polyester Film Inc.
501-1000
Unsupported plastics film and sheet
North American
Nutra Manufacturing, Inc.
501-1000
Pharmaceutical preparations
National
Orian Rugs
501-1000
Carpets and rugs
International
QS/1
501-1000
Healthcare and government software and services
Divisional
ScanSource, Inc.
501-1000
Technology products and solutions
International
Spartanburg Steel Products, Inc.
501-1000
High quality metal stampings, welded sub-assemblies and major body modules
International
Yokahama Industries Americas, Inc. 501-1000 Automotive fluid handling components National