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 $57,402 to $187,396. 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 August 27, 2019.

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Job TitleAviation Engineer III Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$112,480  
60.02%
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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$113,140  
60.37%
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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 IV
Aerospace Engineer, Specialist
Job TitleAviation Engineer V Experience10 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$135,340  
72.22%
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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 TitleEngineering Test Pilot III Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$115,200  
61.47%
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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 III
Maintenance Test Pilot III
Job TitleEngineering Test Pilot IV Experience7 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$124,800  
66.60%
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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 IV
Maintenance Test Pilot IV
Job TitleEngineering Test Pilot Team Leader Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$187,400  
100.00%
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Oversees pilots who test model aircraft to ensure compliance with federal regulations and product specifications. Determines if model is suitable for flying and testing. Organizes scheduling for testi More

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Test Pilot Manager
Maintenance Test Pilot Team Leader
Job TitleEngineering Test Pilot V Experience10 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$174,100  
92.91%
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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 V
Maintenance Test Pilot V
Job TitleInterior Aircraft Assembly Manager Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$144,136  
76.92%
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Manages the 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, a More

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Aircraft Completions Manager
Job TitleMaintenance Test Pilot III Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$115,160  
61.45%
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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 III
Engineering Test Pilot III
Job TitleMaintenance Test Pilot IV Experience7 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$124,790  
66.59%
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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 IV
Engineering Test Pilot IV

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