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The Aerospace & Defense Industry in Kansas

Aerospace & Defense Workforce in 2019

Total Jobs Supported By A&D in Kansas78,740
Direct Employment41,124
Supply Chain Employment37,616
Kansas’s Share of the National A&D Workforce3.58%
Average Wage of an A&D Employee in Kansas$84,958
Total Wages Paid Out to A&D Employees (In Millions)$6,690

Sales and Economic Output (2019)

Total Economic Output (In Millions)$31,501
A&D’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Contribution (In Millions)$12,067
Direct Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Contribution (In Millions)$21,293
Supply Chain Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Contribution (In Millions)$10,208
A&D’s GDP Contribution as a Percent of Total State GDP6.97%
State & Local Tax Contribution (In Millions)$487
Federal Tax Contribution (In Millions)$1,395

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