The following businesses comprise the largest private sector employers in Forsyth County.

Company # of Employees Industry Origin Headquarters
Northside Hospital Forsyth 2400 Healthcare USA
Koch Foods 1400 Manufacturing USA
Scientific Games International 1110 Manufacturing / Technology USA
Tyson Foods, Inc. 1110 Manufacturing USA
Publix 888 Retail USA
Walmart SuperCenter 824 Retail USA
Siemens Industry, Inc. 700 Manufacturing Germany
Kroger 508 Retail USA
ARRIS Group, Inc. 400 Technology USA YES
L-3 Communications Display Systems 400 Manufacturing / Technology USA
SuperTarget 400 Retail USA
America BOA, Inc. 350 Manufacturing Germany
McDonalds 322 Retail USA
Sawnee EMC 305 Utility USA YES
Solvay Specialty Polymers, LLC 300 Manufacturing / R&D Belgium YES
Lowe’s Home Improvement Warehouse 270 Retail USA
AutomationDirect 250 Distribution / R&D Japan YES
Hansgrohe 250 Manufacturing Germany YES
BTD Manufacturing 240 Manufacturing USA
American Honda Finance Corp. 230 Finance Japan
Home Depot 227 Retail USA
Ingles 225 Retail USA
Kohl’s 210 Retail USA
Cellairis Franchise 200 Retail / Telecommunications USA YES
Hoover Precision Products, Inc. 185 Manufacturing Japan
Panduit Corp. 185 Manufacturing USA
Thermo Fisher Scientific 185 Manufacturing / Technology USA
Costco Wholesale 180 Retail USA
Texas Roadhouse 180 Retail USA
CIOX Health 179 Technology USA YES
HPI Direct 175 eCommerce USA YES
Lonza 175 Chemicals Switzerland
Sprouts Farmers Market 175 Retail USA
Chick-fil-A 165 Retail USA
Chestnut Ridge Nursing & Rehab Center 160 Healthcare USA
Chemence, Inc. 150 Chemicals / Manufacturing USA
Control Southern, Inc. 150 eCommerce United Kingdom YES
PBD Worldwide 150 Logistics USA YES