U.S. Space Workforce

2009 – NASA Demographics – Snapshot

NASA workforce dynamics driven by programmatic changes are complicated by demographic trends within the overall U.S. space workforce. Both NASA civil servants and the wider U.S. aerospace industry workforce can…

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2009 – NASA Workforce – Snapshot

In addition to U.S. private sector employment, the U.S. government employs a substantial base of civilian space workers. NASA is the primary government agency responsible for civil space activity, including…

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2008 – U.S. Space Workforce – Snapshot

In 2007, nearly 263,000 U.S. personnel were employed in the space industry. A 2008 U.S. government report estimated that approximately 729,240 U.S. workers were indirectly employed in the provision of…

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