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 Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleAviation Manager Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$168,207  
100.00%
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Manages the operations of the aviation department. Ensures compliance with FAA regulations and that all maintenance, safety, and scheduling operations are executed satisfactorily. May require a bachel More

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Aviation Operations Manager
Job TitleAviation Operations Manager Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$168,300  
100.06%
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Manages the operations of the aviation department. Ensures compliance with FAA regulations and that all maintenance, safety, and scheduling operations are executed satisfactorily. May require a bachel More

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Aviation Manager
Job TitleChemist I Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$58,878  
35.00%
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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  
42.84%
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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$92,571  
55.03%
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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 graduate degree. Typi More

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Senior Chemist
Job TitleChemist IV Experience7 + EducationMasters Avg. Salary$102,884  
61.17%
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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 graduate degree in ar More

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Specialist Chemist
Job TitleChemist V Experience10 + EducationMasters Avg. Salary$124,717  
74.14%
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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 graduate degree in ar More

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Expert Chemist
Job TitleChief Helicopter Pilot Experience EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$154,413  
91.80%
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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$134,700  
80.08%
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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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Engineer V
Technical Engineer V
Job TitleEngineer - Specialist/Project Lead Experience7 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$113,100  
67.24%
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Provides expert judgment and analysis for the design, development and implementation of technical products and systems. Resolves highly complex technical issues and conducts advanced research. Recomme More

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Engineer IV
Technical Engineer IV

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