Laboratory demographics

Workforce

Fermilab’s workforce consists of 1,820 employees (as of March 31, 2016), who are 23 percent female and 77 percent male.

The graph below shows the overall workforce distribution by ethnicity.

Fermilab’s workforce by ethnicity. Data: March 31, 2016

Fermilab’s workforce by ethnicity. Data: March 31, 2016

Fermilab develops, implements and maintains purposeful and intentional strategic initiatives to support a respectful organizational culture and intellectually diverse workplace.

Diversity profiles

The charts below show Fermilab’s workflow diversity profiles broken out by field of work defined as:

  • Computing: Computing professionals, excluding those with scientist job titles
  • Engineers: All engineering positions including guest engineers
  • Postdocs: Research associates and associate scientists
  • Scientists: Scientists, guest scientists and application physicists
  • Technical: Technical support staff, engineering physicists and accelerator operations professionals
  • Mission support: All other employment categories including administrative personnel
Gender profile. Includes regular and fixed term employees. Data: March 31, 2016

Gender profile. Includes regular and fixed term employees. Data: March 31, 2016

Ethnicity profile. Percentages are rounded up. Data: March 31, 2016

Ethnicity profile. Percentages are rounded up. Data: March 31, 2016