Berkeley Lab

Berkeley Lab Workforce Demographics

The data below includes all career, term, and postdoctoral employees. The dates represented are Oct. 10, 2010 (3,196 employees) and Oct. 10, 2015 (3,031 employees). Percentages may not add up to 100 due to rounding.

Lab Totals by Gender and Ethnicity

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DEFINITION OF ETHNICITY GROUPS
URM: underrepresented minorities (African American/Black, Hispanic/Latino, American Indian/Alaskan Native)
OPC: other people of color (Asian/Asian American, Middle Eastern/Southwest Asian/North African, Pacific Islanders)
All others: unknown or decline to state

Gender Data by Job Category

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DEFINITION OF JOB CATEGORIES
Scientist and Engineers (total 647 employees in 2010; 601 in 2015): conducting research
Postdocs (473; 448): postdoctoral scientists
Engineers (444; 465): information, mechanical, electrical
Research Support (832; 798): non-scientists/engineers in programmatic divisions
Ops Support (800; 719): non-scientists/engineers in operational divisions

Ethnicity Data by Job Category

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Lab Senior Management

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Senior Management includes: Lab Director, Deputy Lab Director, Associate Lab Directors, Division Directors

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