People at Northrop Grumman: Celebrating a Diverse Workforce

The men and women of Northrop Grumman are truly extraordinary. We are confident some of the finest minds in the country are part of our diverse workforce. Our employees come from varied backgrounds and have unique skills and experience. It is this diversity that makes us great. It fosters creativity and invention, 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 employees 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 achieving and sustaining an inclusive and diverse 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 U.S. 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