Maryland: Disability Employment Statistics

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Maryland By the Numbers

Population and Employment Statistics1

Working Age Population with a Disability (18-24): 324,073

  • Percentage that did not work by Disability Type
Cognitive 59.7%
Hearing 35.4%
Ambulatory 63.8%
Visual 43.6%



Percentage of working age people with disabilities that do not have jobs.

SourceAmerica/AbilityOne Network By the Numbers2

10 nonprofit agencies headquartered in Maryland participated in the program as SourceAmerica/AbilityOne Authorized Providers.


1,930 Individuals with Significant Disabilities Employed, including 58 Veterans


Average AbilityOne Employee Wage


$206.5 million
Total AbilityOne Sales

1 Data from 2019 American Community Survey
2 Fiscal Year 2022 data proprietary to SourceAmerica® 

SourceAmerica Nonprofit Agencies Headquartered in Maryland

  • Alliance, Inc.
  • Chesapeake Bay Industries, Inc.
  • CHI Centers, Inc.
  • Chimes District of Columbia
  • Goodwill Industries of the Chesapeake, Inc.
  • Hagerstown Goodwill Industries, Inc.
  • Melwood Horticultural Training Center, Inc.
  • Service Disabled Veterans Business Association
  • Sinai Hospital of Baltimore
  • The Arc Baltimore, Inc.

Other Nonprofit Agencies with AbilityOne Contracts in Maryland

  • Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind
  • CW Resources
  • Davis Memorial Goodwill Industries
  • DePaul Industries
  • Didlake, Inc.
  • Eco-Shred
  • Global Connections to Employment
  • Goodwill Industries of South Florida
  • Louise w. Eggleston Center
  • MVLE, Inc.
  • National Telecommuting Institute
  • NW Works
  • Peckham Vocational Industries
  • Portco, Inc
  • Pride 
  • ServiceSource
  • Servtech
  • Skookum
  • SOAR 365
  • The ARC of the District of Columbia