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 $80,034 to $187,396. 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 August 27, 2019.

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Job TitleAircraft Painter III Experience3 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$57,155  
72.97%
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Applies pre-mixed and blended paint or coating to interior and exterior of assembled aircraft or parts. Prepares surfaces for painting and protects painted surfaces from erosion. Requires a high schoo More

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Senior Aircraft Painter
Aircraft Parts Painter III
Job TitleAircraft Parts Painter II Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$50,200  
64.09%
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Applies pre-mixed and blended paint or coating to interior and exterior of assembled aircraft or parts. Prepares surfaces for painting and protects painted surfaces from erosion. Requires a high schoo More

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Aircraft Painter II
Intermediate Aircraft Painter
Job TitleAircraft Parts Painter III Experience3 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$57,200  
73.03%
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Applies pre-mixed and blended paint or coating to interior and exterior of assembled aircraft or parts. Prepares surfaces for painting and protects painted surfaces from erosion. Requires a high schoo More

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Aircraft Painter III
Senior Aircraft Painter
Job TitleAviation Electrician Experience3 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$65,190  
83.23%
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Installs and repairs electrical wiring and/or cable on aircraft in adherence to established specifications. Cuts and strips wire, insulates connections, and performs all other duties necessary in the More

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Aircraft Electrician
Avionics/ Electrical Technician
Job TitleAvionics/ Electrical Technician Experience3 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$65,200  
83.24%
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Installs and repairs electrical wiring and/or cable on aircraft in adherence to established specifications. Cuts and strips wire, insulates connections, and performs all other duties necessary in the More

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Aircraft Electrician
Aviation Electrician
Job TitleCabin Attendant Experience3 - 5 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$75,400  
96.26%
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Attends to airplane passengers to ensure their safety while on the aircraft. Serves beverages and food and keeps the cabin clean for passengers' comfort. Maintains supplies on the plane. May require a More

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Flight Attendant
Job TitleChemist I Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$58,878  
75.17%
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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$72,054  
91.99%
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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 TitleEngineer I Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$67,651  
86.37%
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Assists in design, development, implementation, and analysis of technical products and systems. Performs simple and routine engineering design tasks with standard techniques. Assists more senior engin More

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Technical Engineer I
Entry Engineer
Job TitleEngineer II Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$78,329  
100.00%
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Assists in design, development, implementation, and analysis of technical products and systems. Performs simple and routine engineering design tasks with standard techniques. Assists more senior engin More

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Technical Engineer II
Intermediate Engineer

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