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 $41,769 to $187,958. 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 October 30, 2019.

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Job TitleAircraft Completions Supervisor Experience3 - 5 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$91,300  
93.65%
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Supervises interior fabrication of aircraft including mechanics, the fitting of sub-assemblies to the aircraft, and final aircraft interior production. Ensures compliance with all engineering, FAA, an More

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Interior Aircraft Assembly Supervisor
Job TitleEngineering Test Pilot II Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$80,300  
82.36%
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Pilots model aircraft to ensure compliance with federal regulations and product specifications. Ensures operational functionality and pilot and passenger safety. Recommends changes to cockpit or aircr More

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Test Pilot II
Maintenance Test Pilot II
Job TitleInterior Aircraft Assembly Supervisor Experience3 - 5 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$91,237  
93.58%
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Supervises interior fabrication of aircraft including mechanics, the fitting of sub-assemblies to the aircraft, and final aircraft interior production. Ensures compliance with all engineering, FAA, an More

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Aircraft Completions Supervisor
Job TitleIntermediate Physicist Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$86,000  
88.21%
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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
Job TitleMaintenance Test Pilot II Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$80,280  
82.34%
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Pilots model aircraft to ensure compliance with federal regulations and product specifications. Ensures operational functionality and pilot and passenger safety. Recommends changes to cockpit or aircr More

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Test Pilot II
Engineering Test Pilot II
Job TitlePhysicist II Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$85,996  
88.21%
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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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Intermediate Physicist
Job TitlePhysicist III Experience4 - 7 EducationMasters Avg. Salary$97,495  
100.00%
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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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Senior Physicist
Job TitleSenior Physicist Experience4 - 7 EducationMasters Avg. Salary$97,500  
100.01%
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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 III
Job TitleTest Pilot II Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$80,274  
82.34%
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Pilots model aircraft to ensure compliance with federal regulations and product specifications. Ensures operational functionality and pilot and passenger safety. Recommends changes to cockpit or aircr More

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Maintenance Test Pilot II
Engineering Test Pilot II
Job TitleAircraft Inspector IV Experience7 + EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$86,600  
88.83%
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Inspects aircraft, aircraft systems, equipment, and parts to ensure safe flying and conformance to specifications and government regulations and procedures. Oversees part installation and inspects adj More

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Flight Inspector IV

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