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The Aerospace & Defense Industry in Utah

Aerospace & Defense Workforce in 2019

Total Jobs Supported By A&D in Utah31,469
Direct Employment13,304
Supply Chain Employment18,165
Utah’s Share of the National A&D Workforce1.43%
Average Wage of an A&D Employee in Utah$78,111
Total Wages Paid Out to A&D Employees (In Millions)$2,458

Sales and Economic Output (2019)

Total Economic Output (In Millions)$9,412
A&D’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Contribution (In Millions)$3,956
Direct Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Contribution (In Millions)$5,318
Supply Chain Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Contribution (In Millions)$4,094
A&D’s GDP Contribution as a Percent of Total State GDP2.10%
State & Local Tax Contribution (In Millions)$190
Federal Tax Contribution (In Millions)$497

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