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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 US National averages data from September 28, 2018.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleAerospace Engineer I Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$72,573  
39.38%
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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
Entry
Aviation Engineer I
Job TitleAerospace Engineer II Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$103,836  
56.34%
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$110,345  
59.88%
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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
Senior
Aviation Engineer III
Job TitleAerospace Engineer IV Experience7 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$111,126  
60.30%
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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
Specialist
Aviation Engineer IV
Job TitleAerospace Engineer V Experience10 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$132,789  
72.06%
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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
Lead/Master
Aviation Engineer V
Job TitleAircraft Electrician Experience3 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$63,897  
34.67%
Job Title, Experience, Education

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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Aviation Electrician
Avionics/ Electrical Technician
Job TitleAircraft Maintenance Manager I Experience5 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$113,111  
61.38%
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Manages the service, repair, and overall maintenance of aircraft and aircraft engines to verify craft are safe for flight and compliant with FAA regulations. Oversees the scheduling and timely complet More

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Aircraft Maintenance Engineer
Manager
Job TitleAircraft Maintenance Manager II Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$134,785  
73.14%
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Manages the service, repair, and overall maintenance of aircraft and aircraft engines to verify aircrafts are safe for flight and compliant with FAA regulations. Oversees the scheduling and timely com More

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Aircraft Maintenance Engineer
Senior Manager
Job TitleAircraft Maintenance Supervisor Experience3 - 5 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$89,523  
48.58%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Supervises servicing, repairing, and overall maintenance of aircraft and aircraft engines to verify aircrafts are safe for flight. Ensures compliance to all FAA maintenance regulations and requirement More

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Aircraft Maintenance Engineer
Supervisor
Job TitleAircraft Mechanic Assistant Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$46,395  
25.18%
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Assists aircraft maintenance personnel to keep aircrafts in safe working condition by servicing engines, engine components, and airframe components. Aids in modifying and replacing parts such as instr More

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Aircraft Mechanic / Service Technician Helper

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