Leading Employers

Manufacturing Employers

Chatham County - 100+ Employees


Company
Product/Service
Number of Employees
Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation
Jet aircraft, aerospace equipment
12,000
International Paper
Paper products, chemicals, corrugated containers
603
JCB Americas, Inc.
Construction equipment
600
Brasseler USA
Dental and medical instrumentation
400
Imperial Sugar
Refined sugar
380
Strength of Nature Global, LLC
Ethnic hair care products
300
IP Mill - Port Wentworth
Bleached pulp
300
Kerry Ingredients and Flavours Formulation, manufacturing and containerization of technology-based ingredients, flavours and integrated solutions 260
Diamond Crystal Brands Salt, pepper and sugar packaging 250
Derst Baking Company
Bread, rolls, cakes
246
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Americas, Inc. Gas and steam turbines 221
Nine Line Apparel Commercial screen printing 191
Roger Wood Foods Inc.
Smoked sausage, meats
190
Kraton
Specialty resins, pine-based chemicals
188
Johnson Matthey Process Technologies Inc.
Catalyst production
180
 Lummus Corporation Cotton ginning equipment manufacturer 148
 EMD Chemical
Industrial pigments
140
The Industrial Company (TIC) Southeast
Steel fabrication/machine shop and industrial maintenance
136
G-Force Manufacturing Aerospace supplier 133
Coastal Concrete SE, LLC
Ready mix concrete
125
Interfor Sawmill 125
DIRTT Modular interior construction solutions 110
Thunderbolt Marine Yacht repair and refit 109
Fuji Vegetable Oil, Inc.
Cooking oils
106
Byrd Cookie Company Gourmet cookies 102
River Street Sweets Candy 100
SEDA, 2019
Not an all-inclusive list


Distribution Employers

Chatham County (100+ Employees)


Company
Product/Service
Number of Employees
Dollar Tree
Distribution of various products
538
OA Logistics Home bedding and pet beds 357
Port City Logistics Warehouse space and transportation services logistics company 300
ARGO Merchants Group/ Nordic Logistics and Warehousing LLC Cold storage 295
Colonial Group Inc.
Storage and distribution of petroleum product and petrochemicals
275
Shaw Industries Group Inc. Carpeting, wood flooring and tile 271
Chatham Steel Corporation Steel service center 265
Target Import center for various products 247
The Home Depot
Home improvement supplies distribution center
243
Coca-Cola Bottling Company United
Soft drink/water bottling warehouse
211
Pier 1 Imports
Household goods distribution
160
United Distributors Inc. Beverage distribution 150
IKEA Wholesale, Inc.
Furniture distribution
150
Walmart - Savannah IDC 7086 Distribution of various products 147
Floor and Decor Flooring 145
California Cartage Company
Warehousing for K-Mart
140
DSI, LLC Distribution of various products 131
Noble House Home Furnishings Home furnishings 129
Schneider Logistics
Warehousing, distribution and export packaging
120
Safavieh Home furnishings 112
SEDA, 2019
Not an all-inclusive list


Non-Manufacturing Employers

Chatham County


Company
Product/Service
Number of Employees
Memorial Health University Medical Center
Hospital
4,775
St. Joseph's/Candler Health System
Hospital
3,400
Parker's Corporation Headquarters and convenience stores 870
SouthCoast Medical Group
Medical Care
658
Goodwill Industries of the Coastal Empire
Adult vocational rehabilitation
500
The Landings Club
Private club
480
Georgia Power Company - Coastal Region
Electric utility
455
OnBrand24 Call center 350
TMX Finance
Financial
302
CSX (Savannah)
Railroad line
259
Concentrix Call center 213
Great Dane Trailers Transportation trailers 213
FlightSafety International Flight school 205
Hunter Maclean Attorneys 120
SEDA, 2019
Not an all-inclusive list


Government, Military and Education Employers

Chatham County


Company
Product/Service
Number of Employees
Ft. Stewart/Hunter Army Airfield
Civilian personnel
5,773
Savannah-Chatham County Board of Education
Public schools
5,654
City of Savannah
Government
2,468
Savannah College of Art & Design
Education
1,886
Chatham County
Government
1,600
Georgia Ports Authority
Ship terminal operation
1,080
Georgia Southern University - Armstrong Campus
Education
886
Savannah State University
Education
729
US Army Corps of Engineers
Civil engineering
680
SEDA, 2016
Not an all-inclusive list

Did you know?

Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation is the largest aerospace manufacturer in the southeast.