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The Aerospace & Defense Industry in Massachusetts

Aerospace & Defense Workforce in 2019

Total Jobs Supported By A&D in Massachusetts42,105
Direct Employment20,381
Supply Chain Employment21,724
Massachusetts’s Share of the National A&D Workforce1.92%
Average Wage of an A&D Employee in Massachusetts$116,370
Total Wages Paid Out to A&D Employees (In Millions)$4,900

Sales and Economic Output (2019)

Total Economic Output (In Millions)$16,072
A&D’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Contribution (In Millions)$7,462
Direct Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Contribution (In Millions)$9,600
Supply Chain Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Contribution (In Millions)$6,473
A&D’s GDP Contribution as a Percent of Total State GDP1.25%
State & Local Tax Contribution (In Millions)$382
Federal Tax Contribution (In Millions)$1,010

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