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The Aerospace & Defense Industry in South Dakota

Aerospace & Defense Workforce in 2019

Total Jobs Supported By A&D in South Dakota315
Direct Employment187
Supply Chain Employment128
South Dakota’s Share of the National A&D Workforce0.01%
Average Wage of an A&D Employee in South Dakota$58,440
Total Wages Paid Out to A&D Employees (In Millions)$18

Sales and Economic Output (2019)

Total Economic Output (In Millions)$75
A&D’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Contribution (In Millions)$35
Direct Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Contribution (In Millions)$50
Supply Chain Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Contribution (In Millions)$25
A&D’s GDP Contribution as a Percent of Total State GDP0.07%
State & Local Tax Contribution (In Millions)$1
Federal Tax Contribution (In Millions)$4

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