Aerospace by the Numbers

In 2019, The Aerospace Corporation earned $1.1 billion in revenue. The corporation employed 4,000 workers with 76% representing technical staff. Among the technical staff, more than 26% are Ph.D.s, 44% have Masters of Science degrees, 24% have Bachelors of Science degrees, and 7% either have non-technical degrees or no degree.

59% of the technical staff joined Aerospace from private industry; 21% were university staff or students; 9% were government workers; 3% came from nonprofits; and 8% came from other types of businesses. Our technical staff have degrees in a wide-range of disciplines including mechanical/aeronautical engineering, electrical engineering, computer science, and other engineering or science degrees. Other disciplines include physics, math, chemistry, civil and chemical degrees.