Employer Profile

Workplace and Employment Summary
Business Description Total Establishments Total Employees Employees per Establishment
Industries (All) 11,005 108,761 10

Industries (Private Sector) 10,401 93,279 9

Industries (Government and Nonprofit) 604 15,482 26
Agriculture 23 102 4
Mining 15 335 22
Construction 1,121 8,155 7
Manufacturing 694 18,922 27
Utility, Postal Services, and Information 301 1,783 6
Wholesale Trade 433 4,172 10
Retail 2,081 14,242 7
Transportation and Warehousing 167 2,508 15
Finance 468 4,439 9
Real Estate 428 2,814 7
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services 999 3,830 4
Management and Administrative Support 565 2,946 5
Educational, Health Care Services 687 24,079 35
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation 169 1,669 10
Accommodation and Food Services 419 5,438 13
Other Services 1,988 7,500 4
Other 447 5,827 13
Source: Lexus/Nexus, 2011

Largest Employers

Company Name # of Employees
GISD 7,200
Raytheon 3,500
City of Garland 2,500
Sears Logistic Services 1,300
Wal-Mart Super Centers (3) 1,250
Baylor Medical Center Garland 1,200
Atlas Copco 700
International/SST Truck 700
Kingsley Tools 650
Verizon 600
General Dynamics 550
Kraft Foods 500
US Food Service 490
Interceramic 474
L-3 Communications EOS 450