Publish Date: April 16, 2021
The 2021 National Jobs Fact Sheet highlights the latest employment data, anticipated growth trends, and industry comparisons across the entire Advanced Energy Industry. Despite setbacks from COVID-19, the industry employs 3.2 million U.S. workers, more than Food & Beverage Stores and twice as many as Commercial Banks.
Data for AEE's 2021 National Jobs Fact Sheet comes from U.S. Department of Energy, U.S. Energy and Employment Report (forthcoming), collected and analyzed by BW Research Partnership, and U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Advanced energy jobs have emerged as a significant part of the U.S. workforce in recent years. Now, the country has an opportunity to harness this economic power to expand the national economy and put quality jobs at the heart of a secure, clean, affordable energy future.