These Are The 100 Largest Companies In South Carolina

We looked at over 7 million resumes to find the companies in South Carolina that have the most employees.

Chris Kolmarby Chris KolmarBiggest Companies, Rankings - 3 months ago

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 headquarted 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. Centerplate
  2. Sonoco
  3. BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  4. AVX
  5. Domtar
  6. Denny’s
  7. Medical University of South Carolina
  8. KEMET Electronics
  9. BMW Manufacturing Co
  10. Greenville Health System

Centerplate 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.

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

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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 134 companies.

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

As it turns out, Centerplate looks to the be the biggest company in South Carolina clocking in with 30,000 employees.

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

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Detailed List Of The 100 Biggest Companies In South Carolina

Rank Company City Employees
1 Centerplate Greenville 30,000
2 Sonoco Hartsville 19,900
3 BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina Columbia 11,000
4 AVX Fountain Inn 10,600
5 Domtar Fort Mill 9,800
6 Denny’s Spartanburg 9,520
7 Medical University of South Carolina Charleston 9,250
8 KEMET Electronics Simpsonville 9,225
9 BMW Manufacturing Co Spartanburg 8,800
10 Greenville Health System Greenville 5,890
11 SCE&G Cayce 5,877
12 SCANA Cayce 5,877
13 Greystar Charleston 5,601
14 Colonial Life Columbia 5,568
15 Clemson University Clemson 5,070
16 Palmetto Health Columbia 4,425
17 Sunbelt Rentals Fort Mill 4,011
18 Spartanburg Regional Spartanburg 3,500
19 Blackbaud Charleston 3,156
20 World Finance Greenville 3,000
21 Hamrick’s Gaffney 3,000
22 Milliken & Spartanburg 2,786
23 College of Charleston Charleston 2,750
24 Southeastern Freight Lines Lexington 2,750
25 Red Ventures Fort Mill 2,700
26 ScanSource Greenville 2,500
27 The South Financial Group Greenville 2,473
28 Lexington Medical Center West Columbia 2,327
29 Palmetto GBA Columbia 2,250
30 3D Systems Rock Hill 2,100
31 Roper St. Francis Charleston 2,090
32 AFL Duncan 1,869
33 AnMed Health Anderson 1,750
34 Defender Services Hopkins 1,750
35 McLeod Health Florence 1,624
36 Bay Island Sportswear Greenwood 1,500
37 Benefitfocus Charleston 1,441
38 GIS Chapin 1,310
39 Security Finance Spartanburg 1,250
40 Hubbell Lighting Greenville 1,250
41 HubbellPowerSystems Columbia 1,250
42 South State Bank Columbia 1,116
43 eviCore healthcare Belton 1,111
44 AMECO Greenville 1,000
45 Nelson Mullins Columbia 1,000
46 Comporium Rock Hill 1,000
47 PURE FISHING AMERICA Columbia 1,000
48 Piggly Wiggly Carolina Charleston 1,000
49 Ingevity North Charleston 1,000
50 Zeus Orangeburg 990
51 NuVox Greenville 990
52 Savannah River Nuclear Solutions Aiken 990
53 Santee Cooper Moncks Corner 932
54 The Sunshine House Greenville 930
55 Technetics Group Columbia 900
56 Mary Black Health System Spartanburg 900
57 Le Creuset Hardeeville 885
58 Grand Strand Medical Center Myrtle Beach 870
59 Morgan Duncan 840
60 Tindall Spartanburg 840
61 Cafe Enterprises Taylors 780
62 AGY Aiken 780
63 Greenwood Mills Greenwood 750
64 Inman Mills, Inc. Inman 750
65 Spinx Greenville 720
66 Novolex Hartsville 707
67 Irby Co. North Charleston 690
68 OTO Development Spartanburg 630
69 Evening Post Industries Charleston 630
70 UCI Medical Affiliates Columbia 600
71 American Credit Acceptance Spartanburg 570
72 Crawford Electric Supply North Charleston 540
73 Sage Automotive Interiors Greenville 540
74 Conway Medical Center Conway 510
75 Life Cycle Engineering Charleston 485
76 AstenJohnson North Charleston 481
77 CompX International Inc Greenville 466
78 QS/1 Spartanburg 450
79 Baptist Easley Hospital Easley 450
80 Viking Electric North Charleston 420
81 AgFirst Farm Credit Bank Columbia 420
82 JW Aluminum Goose Creek 390
83 Synalloy Spartanburg 375
84 Rush’s West Columbia 375
85 Span-America Greenville 375
86 Trc Staffing Services Columbia 375
87 CFC Of Charleston Charleston 375
88 Sew-Eurodrive Inc Wellford 375
89 Wikoff Color Fort Mill 360
90 Cooper Electric Supply Co. North Charleston 360
91 Founders Federal Credit Union Lancaster 330
92 Ovation Brands Greer 300
93 Technica Charleston 300
94 Stevens Aviation Greenville 300
95 Spartanburg Steel Products Spartanburg 300
96 Horry Telephone Cooperative Conway 300
97 Blanchard Machinery West Columbia 270
98 The Sea Pines Resort Hilton Head Island 270
99 McNair Law Firm Columbia 270
100 The Palmetto Bank Greenville 240

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