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. The pay ranges vary from $57,212 to $186,797. Salary ranges can change significantly depending on the job title, industry, location, level of experience experience, skills and more. Salaries below are U.S. national averages data from June 27, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleAerospace Engineer, Specialist Experience7 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$112,800  
73.33%
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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 IV
Aviation Engineer IV
Job TitleAviation Engineer I Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$73,700  
47.91%
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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
Entry Level Aerospace Engineer
Aeronautical Engineer I
Aerospace Engineer, Entry
Job TitleAviation Engineer II Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$105,490  
68.58%
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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
Aerospace Engineer, Experienced
Job TitleAviation Engineer III Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$112,060  
72.85%
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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
Aerospace Engineer, Senior
Job TitleAviation Engineer IV Experience7 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$112,740  
73.29%
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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 IV
Aerospace Engineer, Specialist
Job TitleAviation Engineer V Experience10 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$134,840  
87.66%
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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
Aerospace Engineer, Lead/Master
Job TitleEntry Level Aerospace Engineer Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$73,702  
47.91%
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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
Aeronautical Engineer I
Aerospace Engineer, Entry
Job TitleEntry Physicist Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$66,300  
43.10%
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Researches subjects such as mechanics, heat, light, sound, electricity, pneumatics, magnetism, and radiation. Develops laws and theories of physics for their application to specific industries and fie More

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Physicist I
Job TitleIndustrial Design/Model Maker Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$62,500  
40.63%
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Creates, designs, and constructs tools and parts in a variety of materials such as wood and plastic. Uses blueprints, drawings, and/or CAD designs to create models according to established specificati More

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Model Maker
Junior Model Maker
Model Builder
Job TitleIntermediate Physicist Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$85,400  
55.52%
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Researches subjects such as mechanics, heat, light, sound, electricity, pneumatics, magnetism, and radiation. Develops laws and theories of physics for their application to specific industries and fie More

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Physicist II

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