Browse Average Salary Ranges for Aerospace and Defense Jobs

What are the average salary ranges for jobs in the Aerospace and Defense category ? There are a wide range of jobs in the Aerospace and Defense category and their pay varies significantly based on job title. Salaries below are U.S. national averages data from December 01, 2018.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleA & P Mechanic Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$54,400  
29.43%
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Maintains, repairs, and troubleshoots aircraft airframe and engine to ensure aircraft conformance with FAA regulations. Troubleshoots and determines malfunctioning parts. Recommends part changes or ad More

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Airframe and Engine Mechanic
Airframe & Engine Mechanic
Job TitleA & P Senior Mechanic Experience3 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$62,700  
33.92%
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Maintains, repairs, and troubleshoots aircraft airframe and engine to ensure aircraft conformance with FAA regulations. Troubleshoots and determines malfunctioning parts. Recommends part changes or ad More

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Airframe and Engine Mechanic, Sr.
Senior Airframe and Engineer Mechanic
Airframe & Engine Mechanic, Sr.
Senior Airframe & Engine Mechanic
Job TitleAerospace Engineer I Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$72,815  
39.39%
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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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Entry Level Aerospace Engineer
Job TitleAerospace Engineer II Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$104,194  
56.37%
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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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Intermediate Level Aerospace Engineer
Job TitleAerospace Engineer III Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$110,724  
59.90%
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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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Senior Aerospace Engineer
Job TitleAerospace Engineer IV Experience7 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$111,481  
60.31%
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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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Job TitleAerospace Engineer V Experience10 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$133,239  
72.08%
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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 - Consultant
Aerospace Engineer - Specialist
Job TitleAerospace Engineer, Entry Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$72,900  
39.44%
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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
Job TitleAerospace Engineer, Experienced Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$104,200  
56.37%
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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
Intermediate Level Aerospace Engineer
Job TitleAerospace Engineer, Lead/Master Experience10 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$133,300  
72.12%
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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 - Consultant
Aerospace Engineer - Specialist

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