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The Aerospace & Defense Industry in South Dakota

Aerospace & Defense Workforce in 2021

Total Jobs Supported By A&D in South Dakota320
Direct Employment192
Supply Chain Employment129
South Dakota’s Share of the National A&D Workforce0.02%
Average Wage of an A&D Employee in South Dakota$62,500
Total Wages Paid Out to A&D Employees (In Millions)$20

Sales and Economic Output (2021)

Total Economic Output (In Millions)$79
A&D’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Contribution (In Millions)$37
Direct Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Contribution (In Millions)$25
Supply Chain Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Contribution (In Millions)$13
A&D’s GDP Contribution as a Percent of Total State GDP0.06%
State & Local Tax Contribution (In Millions)$1
Federal Tax Contribution (In Millions)$3

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