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

Budget
FY18
Operating
$ 3,529.4 million
Capital equipment
$ 59.6 million
Construction
$ 53.6 million
TOTAL LAB FUNDING
$ 3,642.6 million

Note: Sandia’s fiscal year (FY) runs from October 1 through September 30.

Funding by source
FY18
NNSA
Weapons activities
$ 1,931.7 million
Defense nuclear nonproliferation
$ 238.1 million
Other NNSA
$ 0.5 million
Total NNSA
$ 2,170.3 million
   
Non-NNSA DOE
Electricity delivery & energy reliability
$ 27.9 million
Energy efficiency & renewable energy
$ 87.2 million
Energy & threat
$ 21.6 million
Environmental management
$ 17.1 million
Fossil energy
$ 9.4 million
Nuclear energy
$ 34.2 million
Science
$ 66.5 million
Other DOE
$ 1.7 million
Total non-NNSA DOE
$ 265.6 million
Total DOE Funding
$ 2,435.9 million
Strategic Partnership Projects (Work for Others)
DoD
$ 954.1 million
DHS
$ 53.0 million
Other federal agencies
$ 130.6 million
Non-federal entities
$ 21.0 million
CRADAs & licences/royalties
$ 12.9 million
DOE-funded WFO
-
Inter-Entity Work
$ 35.1 million
Total SPP
$ 1,206.7 million
Total Sandia Revenue
$ 3,642.6 million

 

Workforce
FY18
Regular employees
11,500
Limited term
230
Students
830
Post-docs
210
Faculty/recurrents
30
Total employees*
12,800
Total workforce**
12,920

* This figure shows the full-time equivalents (FTEs) for regular employees, temporary employees, and staff augmentation contractors, for all Sandia sites as of Sept. 21, 2018; 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 (as of Sept. 21, 2018)

 
Associate
BA/BS
MA/MS
PhD
Other Degree
Number of regular employees
900
2,276
4,362
1,962
1,971
Total degrees
11,471

Miscellaneous

 
Acres of land mass
Number of buildings, trailers
Number other structures, facilities
Gross square footage
Site population*
Albuquerque, N.M. site 13,736 684 65 6,026,145 11,400
Livermore, Calif. site 410 69 39 891,551 1,375
Tonopah Test Range (Nevada) 179,200 78 49 121,265 31
Kauai Test Facility (Hawaii) 133 50 48 49,059 1
Leased space @ All Other Locations 26 14 2 360,299 109
Permits (primarily KAFB) - 100 2 231,641 -
Total
193,505
995
205
7,679,960
12,916

*  In full-time equivalents (FTEs), includes limited-term employees, contractors, students, and postdocs

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