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 $41,828 to $188,239. 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 November 25, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleA & P Mechanic Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$55,400  
29.43%
Job Title, Experience, Education

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
Aircraft and Power Plant Mechanic
Job TitleA & P Senior Mechanic Experience2 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$63,800  
33.89%
Job Title, Experience, Education

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.
Aircraft and Power Plant Mechanic, Senior
Job TitleAeronautical Engineer I Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$74,390  
39.52%
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$74,345  
39.50%
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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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Aviation Engineer I
Entry Level Aerospace Engineer
Aeronautical Engineer I
Aerospace Engineer, Entry
Job TitleAerospace Engineer II Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$106,393  
56.52%
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$113,046  
60.05%
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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$113,667  
60.38%
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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$136,024  
72.26%
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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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Aviation Engineer V
Aerospace Engineer, Lead/Master
Job TitleAerospace Engineer, Entry Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$74,400  
39.52%
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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
Entry Level Aerospace Engineer
Aeronautical Engineer I
Job TitleAerospace Engineer, Experienced Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$106,400  
56.52%
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

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