Industries and Employers

Fayette County companies employ nearly 40,000 workers.

The diversity of our region’s economy, robust job growth in multiple sectors, and a variety of resources make it easy to find your next career move.

Several targeted industries are consistently rich with opportunities in Fayette County:

  • Aviation/Aerospace
  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • Data Processing
  • Film/New Media
  • Headquarters
  • IT

These industries are some of the fastest-growing segments in the world building both revenues and employees. Focus in these areas is designed to ensure that Fayette County can retain its most talented young citizens as they graduate while attracting diverse and invested new residents.

Employers with 100+ employees

  • Eaton Cooper Lighting
  • Federal Aviation Administration TRACON
  • Hoshizaki America, Inc.
  • NCR Corporation
  • Osmose Utilities
  • Panasonic Automotive Systems Company of America*
    *Just named one of the Best Places to Work
  • Piedmont Fayette Hospital
  • SANY
  • TDK Components
  • Systems USA Inc.

Source: Fayette County Development Authority (view the full list)