These Are The 100 Largest Companies In South Carolina

Chris Kolmar
by Chris Kolmar
Biggest Companies, Rankings - 10 months ago
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If you live in South Carolina and you’re looking for a job, you have come to the right place.

Because, sure, you can google things like ‘biggest companies in South Carolina’ and get a fairly long list of companies with a lot of employees, or perhaps that have the biggest names — but here, we bring you the companies with the most current employees that are actually headquartered in South Carolina.

Below, we’ll give you a complete list of South Carolina’s 100 largest companies, but first, here’s a look at the top 10:

  1. Cryovac Inc
  2. Michelin
  3. Sonoco
  4. Long’s Drugs
  5. Intertech Group
  6. KEMET Electronics
  7. BI-LO
  8. BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  9. AVX
  10. Perrigo Company plc

Cryovac Inc comes in at the top, with more current employees than any other company in the . We’ll get to specifics in a moment; first, here’s a look at our methodology.

How we identified the biggest companies in South Carolina

Here at Zippia we have developed a database of over 250,000 companies that spans the entire country.

For this report, we looked at the companies headquartered in South Carolina with at least 100 employees. That left us with 369 companies.

We then ranked each company from most to least current employees to determine the biggest companies in South Carolina.

As it turns out, Cryovac Inc looks to the be the biggest company in South Carolina clocking in with 23,000 employees.

Now, check out how the 100 biggest companies in South Carolina ranked.

If you’re interested, you can read more about the South Carolina job scene here:

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Detailed List Of The 100 Biggest Companies In South Carolina

Rank Company City Employees
1 Cryovac Inc Duncan 23,000
2 Michelin Greenville 23,000
3 Sonoco Hartsville 20,000
4 Long’s Drugs Hopkins 15,878
5 Intertech Group North Charleston 15,832
6 KEMET Electronics Simpsonville 15,000
7 BI-LO Greenville 13,000
8 BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina Columbia 11,000
9 AVX Fountain Inn 10,800
10 Perrigo Company plc Greenville 10,220
11 Medical University of South Carolina Charleston 9,990
12 Milliken & Company Inc Spartanburg 9,140
13 Sonepar USA Charleston 8,961
14 Denny’s Spartanburg 8,700
15 Sunbelt Rentals Fort Mill 8,692
16 McLeod Health Florence 8,200
17 Delta Apparel Greenville 7,700
18 Greenville Health System Greenville 7,200
19 BMW Manufacturing Co Greer 6,826
20 Lexington Medical Center West Columbia 6,500
21 Continental Tire Fort Mill 6,380
22 Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System Spartanburg 6,000
23 Savannah River Nuclear Solutions Aiken 6,000
24 SCANA Cayce 5,910
25 Hydro One Greenwood 5,420
26 Clemson University Clemson 5,000
27 Novolex Hartsville 5,000
28 Defender Services Hopkins 5,000
29 Palmetto Health Columbia 4,900
30 World Acceptance Greenville 4,851
31 Greystar Charleston 4,600
32 Greenville County Schools Greenville 4,216
33 American Services Greenville 4,000
34 Make it Coats Greenville 3,868
35 AFL Duncan 3,180
36 Blackbaud Charleston 3,156
37 Anmed Health Anderson 3,000
38 Lockwood Greene Spartanburg 3,000
39 Red Ventures Fort Mill 3,000
40 Medical Services of America Lexington 3,000
41 IDEA North Charleston 2,750
42 IH Services Greenville 2,700
43 Mount Vernon Mills Inc Mauldin 2,700
44 Security Finance Spartanburg 2,625
45 The Sunshine House Greenwood 2,600
46 Palmetto GBA Columbia 2,452
47 3D Systems Rock Hill 2,445
48 eviCore healthcare Bluffton 2,397
49 White Oak Manor- Lancaster Spartanburg 2,363
50 South State Bank Columbia 2,261
51 Self Regional Healthcare Greenwood 2,220
52 PROLOGIX EAST Greer 2,200
53 Carolinas Psychological Services Florence 2,100
54 ScanSource Greenville 2,000
55 Precision Valve Corp Greenville 2,000
56 Cafe Enterprises Taylors 2,000
57 AstenJohnson North Charleston 1,925
58 Nelson Mullins Columbia 1,925
59 Columbia Farms Greenville 1,800
60 Southeastern Freight Lines Lexington 1,800
61 HKA Enterprises Duncan 1,789
62 ESAB Florence 1,760
63 Savannah River Remediation LLC Aiken 1,737
64 Burroughs & Chapin Myrtle Beach 1,730
65 Evening Post Industries Charleston 1,608
66 Hamrick’s Gaffney 1,600
67 OTO Development Spartanburg 1,530
68 RCS Aiken 1,500
69 Ingevity North Charleston 1,500
70 CentraArchy Restaurant Management Co. Charleston 1,500
71 Benefitfocus Charleston 1,430
72 Mary Black Health System Spartanburg 1,400
73 Regional Management Greer 1,363
74 Zeus Orangeburg 1,300
75 Colonial Life Columbia 1,300
76 Georgetown Memorial Hospital Georgetown 1,300
77 Homelite Consumer Products Anderson 1,300
78 Beaufort Memorial Hospital Beaufort 1,300
79 Force Protection Summerville 1,280
80 AMECO Greenville 1,230
81 Tietex International Spartanburg 1,209
82 Pinnacle Staffing Greenville 1,200
83 Sage Automotive Interiors Greenville 1,200
84 Wencoast Restaurants Charleston 1,200
85 USLC Spartanburg 1,200
86 Kiawah Island Golf Resort Kiawah Island 1,200
87 J M Smith Spartanburg 1,151
88 Comporium Rock Hill 1,126
89 CoLinx Greenville 1,124
90 Best Textiles Spartanburg 1,100
91 Sticky Fingers Mount Pleasant 1,100
92 Tolt Solutions Inc Taylors 1,025
93 Color-Fi Sumter 1,012
94 Regional Medical Center- Orangeburg Orangeburg 1,000
95 Big M Casino Little River 1,000
96 LuK USA Fort Mill 1,000
97 Koury Georgetown 1,000
98 Grand Strand Medical Center Myrtle Beach 1,000
99 Aiken Regional Medical Centers Aiken 1,000
100 MacLean Power Sys Fort Mill 1,000

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