Harris Corp. is a major provider of electronics and communications to the U.S. Defense Department, NASA and other government agencies. The publicly traded company (ticker symbol HRS) is based in Melbourne. It is the largest high-tech company headquartered in Central Florida, where it produces communications systems and information technology for government and commercial customers.
2011 rank: 12
Full-time employees in 2011: NA
Part-time employees in 2011: NA
Total employees in 2011: 6,500
Total employees in 2010: 6,500
Footnote: *Harris: Company estimate