Major Employers

Dickson County is IMMENSELY PROUD of its existing businesses

and works closely with each to ensure the area is meeting their collective and individual needs. While the businesses that call Dickson County home represent a variety of industries, they are all supported by city, county and state government as well as the qualified and skilled workforce in and around Dickson County, Tennessee. Our community understands that the local economy is driven by the commerce and wages our companies generate and strive to support them in any way possible.

Currently, more than 30 companies have manufacturing sites in Dickson County, with 15 of those manufacturers boasting 75 or more employees. Other significant employers outside manufacturing include the Dickson County Board of Education, Walmart, Inc., Dickson County Government, Development Services of Dickson County, Dickson Medical Associates PC, and National Healthcare Corporation. Overall, 249 businesses of the total 2,400+ entities within the county have 20 or more employees.

The majority of the eligible workers (16 years and older) in Dickson County are employed in the services industry, which includes professional and business services as well as education, healthcare, leisure and hospitality. Other industries of note include manufacturing, construction and retail trade.

Major Industrial Manufacturers
& Distributors (75+ Employees)

2018 Employed Population (16+) by Industry