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The Aerospace & Defense Industry in Massachusetts

Aerospace & Defense Workforce in 2021

Total Jobs Supported By A&D in Massachusetts42,343
Direct Employment20,655
Supply Chain Employment21,688
Massachusetts’s Share of the National A&D Workforce2.01%
Average Wage of an A&D Employee in Massachusetts$121,295
Total Wages Paid Out to A&D Employees (In Millions)$5,136

Sales and Economic Output (2021)

Total Economic Output (In Millions)$16,803
A&D’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Contribution (In Millions)$7,826
Direct Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Contribution (In Millions)$4,381
Supply Chain Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Contribution (In Millions)$3,446
A&D’s GDP Contribution as a Percent of Total State GDP1.22%
State & Local Tax Contribution (In Millions)$292
Federal Tax Contribution (In Millions)$848

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