Major Employers

Employer Industry # Employees
University of Georgia Higher Education 9,874
Athens Regional Medical Center Healthcare 3,500
Athens-Clarke County Unified Government Government 1,586
Pilgrim’s Pride Corporation Food Processing 1,829
St. Mary's Health Care System Healthcare

1,044

Clarke County School District Education 2,838
Caterpillar Excavators and Tractors 900
DialAmerica
Telemarketing 500
Power Partners Inc. Transformers, Chillers, Solar Panels 480
Baldor Dodge Reliance Industrial Motors 480
Carrier Transicold

Truck Refrigeration Units

460
Merial Animal Health Products 450
burton & Burton

Balloons & Gift Products

300
SKAPS PBR, Inc.

Non-Woven Plastics

235
Noramco, Inc.

Medical Grade Products

210
CertanTeed Fiberglass Insulation 198
Evergreen Packaging

Food Grade Cartons & Printing

170
NKC Nakanishi Metal Works, Co. Ltd. Automotive Parts 141