Top Employers

The Top Employers list highlights the largest companies in Gwinnett County ranked  by the number of employees. Employment for each company on this list includes all locations for a single firm in Gwinnett County. The list includes two categories: private, non-retail employers and all public and private entities.

Top 29 private, non-retail employers

Employer Name Employees
1 Gwinnett Medical Center 4,120
2 Cisco Systems, Inc. 1,917
3 Fiserv, Inc. 1,582
4 Primerica Financial Services 1,582
5 NCR Corp 1,444
6 Nextel South Corp 1,444
7 Publix Super Market 1,321
8 Assurant Specialty Property 1,175
9 Atlanta Journal-Constitution 850
10 Eastside Medical Center 800
11 Office Depot Distribution 650
12 Sage Peachtree Accounting and Financial Software 650
13 Merial LLC (Ltd.) 600
14 IKON Office Solutions 554
15 WIKA Instrument Corporation 536
16 RockTenn Co 530
17 Shumate Mechanical 515
18 AGCO Corp 500
19 HCA-Atlanta 499
20 ViaSat Inc 499
21 Uhs-Pruitt Corp 450
22 Immucor, Inc 400
23 Unisource Worldwide, Inc 400
24 Optimus Solutions LLC 384
25 Network Communications, Inc 381
26 Kjs Industries Inc 380
27 Ricoh Electronics 375
28 Career Builder 350
29 Wells Real Estate Funds Inc 350

Source: Partnership Gwinnett REsearch, last updated Q1 2011

Top 15 emloyers, all entities public and private

Employer Name Employees
1 Gwinnett County Public School System 20,421
2 Gwinnett County Government 4,817
3 Gwinnett Healthcare System 4,120
4 Publix* 2,908
5 Wal-Mart 2,700
6 State of Georgia 2,215
7 Kroger* 2,084
8 United States Postal Service 2,068
9 Cisco1 1,917
10 Fiserv2 1,582
11 Primerica 1,530
12 NCR Corporation 1,444
13 Home Depot** 1,362
14 Waffle House** 1,168
15 Eastside Medical Center* 800

Source: Gwinnett County Division of Economic Analysis, last updated Q1 2011
*Full-time Equivalent
**Based on Business License Data