Top Employers in Columbia, SC

By Jessica Walker Boehm on June 4, 2013 at 7:27 pm EST
Palmetto Health Baptist in Columbia, SC


Many of Columbia's top employers are in the health-care and education fields, with the energy, financial, retail and package delivery sectors also represented.

7,000+ Employees

Palmetto Health: 7,500

4,000-6,999 Employees

BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina: 5,100

Richland County School District One: 5,000

Oreck Clean Home Center: 4,447

SCE&G: 4,000

1,000-3,999 Employees

United Parcel Service: 3,528

Lexington Medical Center: 2,600

Richland School District Two: 2,500

Branch Banking and Trust Company: 2,093

School District Five of Lexington and Richland Counties: 2,000

Santee Cooper: 1,650

University of South Carolina: 1,604

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