Largest Employers

Company Name

Type of Company

Number of Employees
Caterpillar Machinery Manufacturing 1,550
Oconee County School System  Education System 908
Oconee County Government Local Government 357
Wal-Mart Retailer 300
Benson's Bakery Baked Goods Supplier 270
St. Mary's Health Care Health Care Provider 260
Zaxby's Inc. Corporate HQ 220
UGA Information Tech Services Information Tech 200
Lowe's Home Improvement Retailer 185
Industrial Mechanical Inc. Mechanical Contractor 180
Family Life Enrichment Center Nursing and Convalescent Home 170
University of North Georgia Institute of Higher Education 165
Athens Academy Private Education School 156
Publix Grocery Retailer 152
Home Depot Home Improvement Retailer 114