Number of Private Employment in South Carolina By County for All Industries in December, 2020 (QCEW)
Updated on October 9, 2022.

In December 2020, the following were the rankings of the top 10 South Carolina counties based on the number of Private employment they had for All Industries:

  1. Greenville: 241,483
  2. Charleston: 200,961
  3. Richland: 163,451
  4. Spartanburg: 124,358
  5. Horry: 105,029
  6. Lexington: 99,533
  7. York: 87,655
  8. Beaufort: 55,659
  9. Anderson: 55,023
  10. Aiken: 51,842

The following were the rankings of the top 10 South Carolina counties based on the number of Private jobs added to All Industries in December 2020:

  1. Charleston: 1,108
  2. Greenville: 1,089
  3. Berkeley: 642
  4. Anderson: 448
  5. Laurens: 345
  6. York: 292
  7. Aiken: 235
  8. Sumter: 204
  9. Lexington: 203
  10. Lancaster: 193

In the two interactive visualizations and table below we show the number of Private employment, and the number of jobs added to All Industries for each South Carolina county in the December 2020. We also have similar information for the following sectors: Total Covered, Federal Government, State Government, and Local Government.

You can see this same information for other states, and for the United States by state as well.

See links at the bottom of this page for similar data for other months. You can also see the monthly links for many other years, as well as similar data for many more industries here.

Number of Private Employment in South Carolina By County for All Industries in December, 2020
Number of Private Jobs Added By South Carolina Counties for All Industries in December, 2020
Number of Private Employment in South Carolina By County for All Industries in December, 2020
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County Number of Employment Jobs Added
Abbeville 4011 11
Aiken 51842 235
Allendale 1552 -6
Anderson 55023 448
Bamberg 2794 52
Barnwell 3411 -78
Beaufort 55659 180
Berkeley 46937 642
Calhoun 3852 -15
Charleston 200961 1108
Cherokee 17738 -58
Chester 7670 19
Chesterfield 12181 -111
Clarendon 4637 24
Colleton 8053 -22
Darlington 16728 61
Dillon 8080 122
Dorchester 28753 28
Edgefield 3826 -35
Fairfield 3964 -66
Florence 51022 -278
Georgetown 18715 -58
Greenville 241483 1089
Greenwood 21181 187
Hampton 3146 3
Horry 105029 -2003
Jasper 8499 -57
Kershaw 14400 -76
Lancaster 21595 193
Laurens 17268 345
Lee 2878 45
Lexington 99533 203
Marion 5362 -20
Marlboro 5069 62
Newberry 12526 -3
Oconee 19802 164
Orangeburg 21430 119
Pickens 25444 -187
Richland 163451 -250
Saluda 4072 77
Spartanburg 124358 76
Sumter 30078 204
Union 6006 -27
Williamsburg 6220 91
York 87655 292

Number of Private Employment by each South Carolina county for All Industries for other Months and Years.

Use the links below to see the number of Private employment for All Industries for other months and years. You can also see the monthly links for many years at this link.
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South Carolina Number of Private Employment By County for Other Industries in December 2020

Use the links below to the number of Private employment for each South Carolina county in December 2020 for the following selected industries. You can also see this information for many more industries at this link.