People at Northrop Grumman

Northrop Grumman female employee in a wheelchair 

The men and women of Northrop Grumman are truly extraordinary. We are confident some of the finest minds in the country are part of Northrop Grumman. Our people come from diverse backgrounds and have unique skills and experience. It is this diversity that makes us great! It fosters creativity and innovation and enables us to create some of the most technically sophisticated products and services in the world.

Here's some information about some of the men and women who make Northrop Grumman extraordinary.

Workforce Data

At Northrop Grumman we strive to build and retain the best workforce in the industry — one that is diverse and inclusive. By seeking top talent from a diverse pool, we continue to ensure that we have the right team of people to help us reach our goals.

By being diverse and inclusive, we are also able to produce an engaged workforce where NGC colleagues can do their best work and grow personally and professionally. Northrop Grumman is committed to achieve and sustain a diverse and inclusive workforce by fostering a culture of equal opportunity through affirmative action and other proactive measures.

The Company, as a major government contractor, records and monitors racial/ethnic, gender, people with disabilities and veterans as required by US federal regulations.

Below is Northrop Grumman's diversity representation by major job category. By being transparent, we intend to be an employer of choice.

People at Northrop Grumman

Job Category Men Women White Black or African American Hispanic or Latino Asian All Others
Exec Senior Level Official 70.09% 29.91% 84.58% 4.67% 3.74% 5.14% 1.87%
First/Mid-Level  Officials-Mgrs. 74.52% 25.48% 76.36% 6.31% 6.81% 7.77% 2.76%
Professionals 74.15% 25.85% 67.64% 7.40% 8.33% 12.94% 3.69%
Technicians 85.63% 14.37% 62.91% 8.60% 14.88% 9.85% 3.77%
Administrative Support Workers 31.23% 68.77% 63.27% 14.07% 14.71% 4.19% 3.77%
Craft Workers 91.91% 8.09% 63.58% 8.39% 20.33% 4.07% 3.62%
Operatives 73.33% 26.67% 63.76% 9.57% 14.78% 7.98% 3.92%
Laborers and Helpers 56.70% 43.30% 67.91% 14.95% 12.15% 1.25% 3.74%
Service Workers 73.68% 26.32% 53.68% 20.00% 21.05% 3.51% 1.75%
Total Work Force 74.18% 25.82% 67.94% 7.87% 10.07% 10.56% 3.55%
People of Color 32.06%
People with Disabilities 6.71%
Veterans 16.82%


Based upon EEO-1 Reporting
USA Population Only