Creating Jobs for Hernando County
At Cemex, we’re very proud of our work: making a safe, natural stone product that Hernando County needs. We’re also proud of our investment in American jobs, right here in Hernando County. While some companies are shipping high-paying manufacturing jobs overseas, we’re investing heavily in American jobs, right here in Hernando County.
Our contribution to Hernando County’s local economy is big—very big.
Cemex directly employs nearly 350 local workers, with over one thousand local jobs depending on us. The average annual compensation for employees exceeds $60,000.
In total, Cemex’s contribution to the local economy approaches $60 million per year. We’re also among the largest taxpayers in the county, paying over $4.5 million in annual property taxes, which support local schools, water management, and emergency response services.