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The Aerospace & Defense Industry in Florida

Aerospace & Defense Workforce in 2019

Total Jobs Supported By A&D in Florida115,261
Direct Employment44,828
Supply Chain Employment70,434
Florida’s Share of the National A&D Workforce5.24%
Average Wage of an A&D Employee in Florida$88,620
Total Wages Paid Out to A&D Employees (In Millions)$10,214

Sales and Economic Output (2019)

Total Economic Output (In Millions)$40,203
A&D’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Contribution (In Millions)$16,320
Direct Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Contribution (In Millions)$22,012
Supply Chain Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Contribution (In Millions)$18,192
A&D’s GDP Contribution as a Percent of Total State GDP1.49%
State & Local Tax Contribution (In Millions)$1,388
Federal Tax Contribution (In Millions)$4,378

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