Facts & Figures

Sandia’s multimission work is represented in a diverse funding portfolio.

Budget

Sandia National Labs Funding Totaled $4,460.4 Million in FY 2021

Budget FY21
Operating $4,239.3 million
Capital equipment $85.6 million
Construction $135.5 million
TOTAL LABS FUNDING $4,460.4 million
Note: Sandia's fiscal year (FY) runs from October 1 through September 30.
Funding by Source

Funding by Source Totaled $4,460.4 Million in FY 2021

Funding by source FY21
NNSA
Weapons activities $2,527.4 million
Defense nuclear nonproliferation $270.4 million
Other NSNA $0.1 million
Total NNSA $2,797.9 million
Non-NNSA DOE
Electricity delivery & energy reliability $120.2 million
Energy efficiency & renewable energy $ 38.5 million
Energy & threat $ 25.8 million
Environmental management $ 30.2 million
Fossil energy $ 6.5 million
Nuclear energy $ 42.4 million
Science $ 84.6 million
Other DOE $ 13.6 million
Total non-NNSA DOE $361.8 million
Total DOE Funding $ 3,159.7 million
Strategic Partnership Projects (Work for Others)
DoD $923.8 million
DHS $ 53.8 million
Other federal agencies $ 129.5 million
Non-federal entities $ 32.7 million
CRADAs & licences/royalties $ 14.2 million
Inter-Entity Work $ 146.7 million
Total SPP $ 1,300.7 million
Total Sandia Revenue $ 4,460.4 million
Funding by Program Portfolio
Nuclear Deterrence (ND) $ 2,739.7 million (69.9%)
Global Security (GS) $ 776.1 million (19.8%)
National Security Programs (NSP) $ 502.9 million (12.8%)
Energy and Homeland Security (E&HS) $ 333.4 million (8.5%)
Advanced Science & Technology (AS&T) $ 108.3 million (2.8%)
Total Lab Funding $ 4,460.4 million
Workforce

Sandia’s Employees Totaled 15,000* people in FY 2021

Workforce FY21
Regular employees 13,000
Limited term 610
Students 920
Post-docs 330
Faculty/recurrents
30
Total employees* 15,000
TOTAL WORKFORCE** 15,110
* This figure shows the full-time equivalents (FTEs) for regular employees, limited-term employees, students, post-docs and faculty for all Sandia sites as of Sept. 17, 2021; figure does not include staff aug. contractors.
** Totals may vary slightly due to rounding. A full-time equivalent is defined as one regular employee on roll for a full fiscal year.
College Degrees

Sandia regular employees have earned 13,028 degrees as of September 2021

Associate BA/BS MA/MS PhD Other degree
Number of regular employees 878 2,823 4,790 2,149 2,388
Total degrees 13,208
Site Locations

Miscellaneous information about Sandia sites as of September 2021

Sandia operates in Albuquerque, N.M.; Livermore, Calif.; Tonopah Test Range, Nev.; and Kauai Test Facility and Maui, Hawaii; and has leased space at other locations, including a Washington, D.C., office.

Acres of land mass Number of buildings & trailers Number other structures & facilities Gross square footage Site Population*
Albuquerque, NM Site 13,734 696 81 6,184,172 12,300
Livermore, CA Site 410 74 39 908,222 1,600
Tonopah Test Range, NV 3,520 81 50 117,818 30
Kauai Test Facility, Hawaii 133 47 46 48,099 4
Leased space @ All Other Locations 2,713 17 2 473,582 1,000
Permits (primarily KAFB) - 101 2 233,834 -
TOTAL LAB FUNDING 20,510 1,016 220 7,965,727 15,000
*In full-time equivalents (FTEs), includes limited-term employees, students, and post-docs
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