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 $41,566 to $187,078. 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 July 30, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleAeronautical Engineer I Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$73,890  
47.95%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Designs and supervises the construction of aircraft and aerospace products as well as associated parts such as airframe, auxiliaries, communication equipment, controls, fuselage, and powerplant. Analy More

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Aerospace Engineer I
Aviation Engineer I
Entry Level Aerospace Engineer
Aerospace Engineer, Entry
Job TitleAerospace Engineer I Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$73,815  
47.90%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Designs and supervises the construction of aircraft and aerospace products as well as associated parts such as airframe, auxiliaries, communication equipment, controls, fuselage, and powerplant. Analy More

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Aviation Engineer I
Entry Level Aerospace Engineer
Aeronautical Engineer I
Aerospace Engineer, Entry
Job TitleAerospace Engineer II Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$105,629  
68.54%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Designs and supervises the construction of aircraft and associated parts such as airframe, auxiliaries, communication equipment, controls, fuselage, and powerplant. Analyzes results of stress tests on More

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Aerospace Engineer, Experienced
Aviation Engineer II
Job TitleAerospace Engineer III Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$112,245  
72.84%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Designs and supervises the construction of aircraft and associated parts such as airframe, auxiliaries, communication equipment, controls, fuselage, and powerplant. Analyzes results of stress tests on More

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Aerospace Engineer, Senior
Aviation Engineer III
Job TitleAerospace Engineer IV Experience7 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$112,910  
73.27%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Designs and supervises the construction of aircraft and associated parts such as airframe, auxiliaries, communication equipment, controls, fuselage, and powerplant. Analyzes results of stress tests on More

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Aerospace Engineer, Specialist
Aviation Engineer IV
Job TitleAerospace Engineer V Experience10 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$135,063  
87.64%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Designs and supervises the construction of aircraft and associated parts such as airframe, auxiliaries, communication equipment, controls, fuselage, and powerplant. Analyzes results of stress tests on More

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Aviation Engineer V
Aerospace Engineer, Lead/Master
Job TitleAerospace Engineer, Entry Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$73,900  
47.96%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Designs and supervises the construction of aircraft and aerospace products as well as associated parts such as airframe, auxiliaries, communication equipment, controls, fuselage, and powerplant. Analy More

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Aerospace Engineer I
Aviation Engineer I
Entry Level Aerospace Engineer
Aeronautical Engineer I
Job TitleAerospace Engineer, Experienced Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$105,700  
68.59%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Designs and supervises the construction of aircraft and associated parts such as airframe, auxiliaries, communication equipment, controls, fuselage, and powerplant. Analyzes results of stress tests on More

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Aerospace Engineer II
Aviation Engineer II
Job TitleAerospace Engineer, Lead/Master Experience10 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$135,100  
87.67%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Designs and supervises the construction of aircraft and associated parts such as airframe, auxiliaries, communication equipment, controls, fuselage, and powerplant. Analyzes results of stress tests on More

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Aerospace Engineer V
Aviation Engineer V
Job TitleAerospace Engineer, Senior Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$112,300  
72.87%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Designs and supervises the construction of aircraft and associated parts such as airframe, auxiliaries, communication equipment, controls, fuselage, and powerplant. Analyzes results of stress tests on More

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Aerospace Engineer III
Aviation Engineer III

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