Browse Average Salary Ranges for Aerospace and Defense Jobs

What are the average salary ranges for jobs in the Aerospace and Defense? There are 148 jobs in Aerospace and Defense category. Average salaries can vary and range from $57,578 to $187,958. Salary ranges can differ significantly depending on the job, industry, location, required experience, specific skills, education, and other factors... Salaries listed below are U.S. national averages data from October 30, 2019.

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Job TitleQuality General Manager Experience5 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$104,900  
67.69%
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Develops and administers policies and procedures for evaluating and improving the quality of products, materials, components and/or manufacturing processes. Makes recommendations to ensure production More

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Quality Generalist Manager
Quality Methods and Optimization Manager
Job TitleQuality Generalist Manager Experience5 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$104,825  
67.64%
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Develops and administers policies and procedures for evaluating and improving the quality of products, materials, components and/or manufacturing processes. Makes recommendations to ensure production More

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Quality Methods and Optimization Manager
Quality General Manager
Job TitleQuality Methods and Optimization Manager Experience5 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$104,830  
67.64%
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Develops and administers policies and procedures for evaluating and improving the quality of products, materials, components and/or manufacturing processes. Makes recommendations to ensure production More

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Quality Generalist Manager
Quality General Manager
Job TitleChemist I Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$59,093  
38.13%
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Evaluates the chemical and physical properties of various organic and inorganic substances in order to investigate their applications to medicine and other industries. Requires a bachelor's degree. Ty More

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Entry Chemist
Job TitleChemist II Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$72,318  
46.67%
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Evaluates the chemical and physical properties of various organic and inorganic substances in order to investigate their applications to medicine and other industries. Requires a bachelor's degree. Ty More

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Intermediate Chemist
Job TitleChemist III Experience4 - 7 EducationMasters Avg. Salary$92,910  
59.95%
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Evaluates the chemical and physical properties of various organic and inorganic substances in order to investigate their applications to medicine and other industries. Requires a master's degree. Typi More

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Senior Chemist
Job TitleChemist IV Experience7 + EducationMasters Avg. Salary$103,256  
66.63%
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Evaluates the chemical and physical properties of various organic and inorganic substances in order to investigate their applications to medicine and other industries. Requires a master's degree in ar More

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Specialist Chemist
Job TitleChemist V Experience10 + EducationMasters Avg. Salary$125,168  
80.77%
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Evaluates the chemical and physical properties of various organic and inorganic substances in order to investigate their applications to medicine and other industries. Requires a master's degree in ar More

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Expert Chemist
Job TitleChief Helicopter Pilot Experience5 + EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$154,971  
100.00%
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Partners with general aviation management to establish and implement operating policies and procedures for helicopter pilots. Ensures flights are operated in compliance with all applicable FAA regulat More

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Head Helicopter Pilot
Job TitleEngineer - Expert/Consultant Experience10 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$135,200  
87.24%
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Provides expert consultation in one or more areas for the design, development and implementation of technical products and systems. Resolves highly complex technical issues and conducts advanced resea More

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