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

Budget
FY20
Operating
$ 3,797.7 million
Capital equipment
$ 79.5 million
Construction
$ 41.9 million
TOTAL LABS FUNDING
$ 3,919.1 million

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

Funding by source
FY20
NNSA
Weapons activities
$ 2,174.8 million
Defense nuclear nonproliferation
$ 260.6 million
Other NNSA $ 0.7 million
Total NNSA
$ 2,436.1 million
   
Non-NNSA DOE
Electricity delivery & energy reliability
$ 36.5 million
Energy efficiency & renewable energy
$ 84.9 million
Energy & threat
$ 26.5 million
Environmental management
$ 26.9 million
Fossil energy
$ 6.7 million
Nuclear energy
$ 37.9 million
Science
$ 81.6 million
Other DOE
$ 13.1 million
Total non-NNSA DOE
$ 314.1 million
Total DOE Funding
$ 2,750.2 million
Strategic Partnership Projects (Work for Others)
DoD
$ 925.3 million
DHS
$ 51.9 million
Other federal agencies
$ 116.8 million
Non-federal entities
$ 25.8 million
CRADAs & licences/royalties
$ 10.8 million
Inter-Entity Work
$ 38.3 million
Total SPP
$ 1,168.9 million
Total Sandia Revenue
$ 3,919.1 million

 

Funding by Program Portfolio
Nuclear Deterrence (ND)
$ 2,339.2 million
59.7% 
Global Security (GS)
$ 652.8 million
16.7% 
National Security Programs (NSP)
$ 540.1 million
13.8% 
Energy and Homeland Security (E&HS)
$ 286.3 million
7.3% 
Advanced Science & Technology (AS&T)
$ 100.7 million
2.6% 
Total Lab Funding
$ 3,919.1 million
 

 

Workforce
FY20
Regular employees
13,000
Limited term
210
Students
930
Post-docs
270
Faculty/recurrents
30
Total employees*
14,500
Total workforce**
14,600

* This figure shows the full-time equivalents (FTEs) for regular employees, temporary employees, and staff augmentation contractors, for all Sandia sites as of Sept. 18, 2020; 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. 18, 2020)

 
Associate
BA/BS
MA/MS
PhD
Other Degree
Number of regular employees
872
2,664
4,891
2,205
2,382
Total degrees
13,014

Miscellaneous

 
Acres of land mass
Number of buildings, trailers
Number other structures, facilities
Gross square footage
Site population*
Albuquerque, N.M. site 13,734 690 82 6,059,571 12,100
Livermore, Calif. site 410 71 39 899,019 1,600
Tonopah Test Range (Nevada) 3,520 81 50 117,818 30
Kauai Test Facility (Hawaii) 133 48 48 48,509 4
Leased space @ All Other Locations 2,713 16 3 486,382 740
Permits (primarily KAFB) - 101 2 233,834 -
Total
20,510
1,007
224
7,697,050
14,500

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

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