U.S. Space Workforce

NASA Civil Servant Workforce

2011 – NASA Workforce – Snapshot

In 2011, NASA’s Space Shuttle Program came to an end. The shuttle program had been a major source of employment for the U.S. aerospace workforce. Anticipating the retirement of the…

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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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