Business & Industry

The Augusta Area's Largest Employers

A great diversity of companies are located in Augusta-Richmond County, including Textron Specialized Vehicles such as E-Z-GO, Graphic Packaging, Cardinal Health, Kellogg’s, Nutrien, Solvay Advanced Polymers, Starbucks, Unisys, Union Agener, US Battery, Automatic Data Processing, and many others.

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Augusta’s Largest Manufacturing Employers

EZ GO Textron* Golf Car/Utility Vehicles 1277
Cardinal Health Disposable Medical Supplies 850
Graphic Packaging Bleached Paperboard 620
Kellogg’s Cookies and Crackers 535
FPL Food, LLC* Beef Products 500
Morgan Thermal Ceramics Ceramic Fiber 444
Resolute Forest Products* Newsprint 374
Boral Brick Bricks 363
Nutrien Nitrogenous Fertilizer 350
Augusta Coca-Cola Soft Drinks 315
Solvay Advanced Polymers Plastic Material and Resins 303
Huntsman Pigments 300
Carlole Fabrics* Custom Draperies 250
Dart Container Disposable Plastic Cups 221
Starbucks Soluable Plant Via Ready Use Coffee 195
Standard Textile Augusta Medical Textiles 190
Union Agener Dairy/Medicinal Chemicals 190
J & J Mid-South Corrugated Shipping Containers 156
US Battery* Lead Acid Batteries 120
APAC-Georgia Asphalt 108
Olin Corporation Chlorine/Caustic Sodium Hydroxide 103
Macuch Steel Products* Fabricated Steel Structures 92
Southern Machine & Tool* Jigs, Fixtures & Machinery 86
Unimin Kaolin, Mining & Processing 76
PQ Corporation Silicates 63
Prayon Inorganic Phosphates 63
Eagle Parts & Products* Motorized Vehicles 52
Richmond Supply* Machine Shops Rubber & Plastics 46
American Concrete Ready Mix Concrete 43
Finnchem Inorganic Chemicals 43
Modern Welding of Georgia* Metal Tanks 42
Southern Roofing Metal Windows & Doors 40
AAA Sign Signs 36
Palmetto Industries Plastic Bags 34
DSM Resins Paints & Coatings 33
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*Corporate Headquarters located in Augusta

Augusta’s Largest Non-Manufacturing Employers

U.S. Army Cyber Center of Excellence & Fort Gordon Government Military 25,264*
Augusta University Government Education 4,656
Richmond County School System Government Education 4,418
NSA Augusta Government Government 4,000
University Hospital Service Health Care 3,200
Augusta University 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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